Course Outline
 
Required Courses
(5 Courses)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
EDUC 1100 Drug Education
EDUC 1120 Diverse Children and Family Relations
EDUC 1125 Child Growth and Development
EDUC 1135 Education Technology
EDUC 1200 Introduction to Education
Total Credits: 14  
 
Elective Courses
(select 2 credits from the courses below)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
ECED 1105 Behavior Guidance
ECED 1110 Foundations of Language and Literacy
ECED 1150 Children's Mental Health
ECED 1155 Crisis Intervention
ECED 1410 Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder
ECED 1440 Creating an Inclusive Early Childhood Environment
ECED 2900 Internship
EDUC 1115 Introduction to Special Education
EDUC 2200 Educational Psychology
Total Credits: 2  
 
Goal Area 1: Communications (Pathway)
(select 9 credits from the courses below)
Choose either ENGL 1209 or ENGL 1210.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
CMST 2200 Public Speaking
ENGL 1209 College Composition 1: Critical Reading and Writing
ENGL 1210 College Composition I: Critical Reading and Writing
ENGL 1220 College Composition II: Writing With Sources
Total Credits: 9  
 
Goal Area 2: Critical Thinking
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
 
Goal Area 3: Natural Sciences
(select 8 credits from the courses below)
Choose either BIOL1410 or ENVS 1410. You can also choose any other Goal 3 Group B course
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
BIOL 1410 Environmental Science
ENVS 1410 Environmental Science
Total Credits: 8  
 
Goal Area 4: Mathematics/Logical Reasoning
(select 9 credits from the courses below)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
MATH 1000 Quantitative Reasoning
MATH 2100 Introduction to Modern Mathematics I
MATH 2110 Introduction to Modern Mathematics II
Total Credits: 9  
 
Goal Area 5: History and the Social/Behavioral Sciences
(select 9 credits from the courses below)
NOTE: PSYC 2630 has a required prerequisite of PSYC 1310-4 credits. Choose either HIST 1110 or HIST 1120. You may choose any other Goal 5 course.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
HIST 1110 United States History to 1865
HIST 1120 United States History 1865 - Present
PSYC 2630 Developmental Psychology
Total Credits: 9  
 
Goal Area 6: The Humanities and Fine Arts
(select 9 credits from the courses below)
Choose from the options listed or any other Goal 6 course.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
ART 2260 Elementary Art Education
ENGL 2110 Multicultural Literature
Total Credits: 9  
 
General Education Elective Courses
One course required from Goal Areas 7, 8, 9, and 10. Complete a total of 44 credits from the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC), including all courses listed. Complete all ten goal areas and maintain a cumulative 2.0 GPA for the entire MnTC. One course may satisfy more than one goal area, but the course credits may be counted only once. *Many courses from Goal Areas 1-6 also meet Goals 7-10.
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
 
Total AS Degree Credits: 60