The degree is designed for students who wish to earn a multiple-subject teaching credential authorizing them to teach in grade K-5. Students will study a broad range of subjects to prepare them for teaching, including English, mathematics, science, social science, visual and performing arts, and human development. Competencies will be assessed regularly through projects, examinations, laboratory experiments, and presentations. Program assessment will be conducted by tracking student placement in teacher preparation programs at the university level
Majoring in Education will afford students the opportunity to complete the first two years of lower division coursework for their intended transfer institution and, depending upon the program selected, up to 45 hours of the required fieldwork for the credential.
El Camino College Major Requirements
Preparation for the Transfer Major
For information on specific university major requirements, please obtain a transfer
curriculum guide sheet in the Counseling Services Center, consult with your counselor,
or visit the Transfer Center. You may use the transfer major requirements to help
you fulfill your associate degree requirements.
The information on these documents is subject to change without notice. Please review a current catalog of the transfer campus, the ASSIST website, and consult with a counselor for more information.