Introduction to Elementary Education (CTELED)


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2024-2025 Academic Requirements

This program prepares students to transfer into an elementary education program at a four-year college or university. The first year of instruction in a bachelor's degree program in elementary education is covered. The program includes the general education courses used for many elementary education programs in Michigan that prepare students for the state-mandated basic skills tests. Requirements may vary among colleges so students should contact an advisor to discuss how the curriculum will transfer to your intended 4-year college.

Humanities, Social & Behav Sci
Behavioral Sciences Department
Nichole Klemmer
Mary Mullalond
Niki Lee
Jan Militello
Major/Area Requirements
Class Title Minimum Credits
COM 101   Fundamentals of Speaking 3
EDU 104   Introduction to Teaching in a Diverse Society 3
ENG 111   Composition I 4
ENG 240   Children's Literature 3
GEO 101   World Regional Geography 3
MTH 148   Functional Math for Elementary Teachers I 4
MTH 149   Functional Math for Elementary Teachers II 4
PHY 100   Physics for Elementary Teachers 4
PSY 220   Human Development and Learning 4
PSY 251   Education of Exceptional Children 3
Total 35

Total Credits Required