Associate Degree in
Liberal Studies - Teacher Preparation, A.A. Crafton Hills College
If you have ever wanted to be a teacher, then a multidisciplinary liberal studies education is the place to start. Our courses prepare you for lower-division courses in education and fulfil the IGETC and CSU breadth GE requirements and courses for a degree at transfer institutions.
The Associate of Arts Liberal Studies-Teacher Preparation degree is designed for students intending to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a career in teaching.
The degree's courses satisfy CHC general education requirements for the associate degree, prepare students for the majority of their lower-division courses in education, and fulfil the IGETC and CSU Breadth general education requirements and the courses needed a degree in liberal studies at transfer institutions. Students should consult with a counsellor for specific information regarding transfer coursework required at the university of their choice.
What will I experience?
Gain a broad understanding of the wide array of academic fields
Learn to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, to develop skills in critical thinking and problem solving
Prepare for further study toward a teaching degree or credential at a four-year institution.
What opportunities might it lead to?
The associate of arts liberal studies-teacher preparation degree is designed for students intending to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a career in teaching.
Elementary school teacher
Middle school teacher
Career/technical education teacher
Secondary education teacher
Special education teacher
Public relations specialist
Human resources assistant