Nov 29, 2022
The Casper College education program provides the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program, which leads to certification of elementary and secondary public school teachers. Students who follow the recommended curriculum may also receive an associate of arts or an associate of science degree from Casper College.
Students should consult the catalogs of the colleges or universities to which they are transferring for requirements.
Notice of background check: All education students are subject to background checks and fingerprinting for selected educational coursework involving student contact and future employment as professionals in education and related fields.
General Education (Minimum 32 credits)
General education coursework can be completed from within or outside of the major field of study.
1. Exploration and Participation
(Choice of two listed below must be taken concurrently with science seminar)
3. Relationship with the World
4. General Education Electives (2CR)
- Must be chosen from areas 1, 2, or 3 above.
5. Physical Education (1CR)
(Choice of two listed below must be taken concurrently with lab science)
- EDCI 1430 - Life Science in the Elementary School (2LB,1CR) *
- EDCI 1440 - Physical Science in the Elementary School (2LB,1CR) ***
- EDCI 1450 - Earth Science in the Elementary School (2LB,1CR) **
- EDCI 1500 - Introduction to Teaching (1L, 1CR)
- EDEL 1410 - Theory I Seminar: Education (1L,1CR)
- EDEL 2410 - Theory II Seminar: Education (1L,1CR)
- EDEX 2484 - Introduction to Special Education (3L,3CR)
- EDFD 2020 - Foundations of Education (3L,3CR)
- EDFD 2100 - Educational Psychology (3L,3CR)
- EDUC 2100 - Public School Practicum (2L,4LB,4CR)
- HLED 2006 - Health for Elementary Educators (1L,1CR)
- ITEC 2360 - Teaching with Technology (2L,2LB,3CR or 3L,3CR)
- LIBS 2280 - Literature for Children (3L,3CR)
- MATH 1105 - Data, Probability and Algebra for Elementary School Teachers (3L,3CR)
- MATH 2120 - Geometry and Measurement for Elementary School Teachers (3L,3CR)
- PSYC 2360 - Lifespan: Adulthood and Aging (1L,1CR)
- (Third Lab Science HIGHLY recommended)
(Choice of one listed below must be taken concurrently with science seminar)
(Choice of one listed below must be taken concurrently with lab science)
A minimum of 64 approved semester credits are required for graduation. For specific graduation requirements see “Academic Policies ” and “Degree Requirements .”
Only courses numbered 1000 or above can be used toward the Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Business, Associate of Fine Arts and Associate of Applied Science Degrees.