Course Outline
 
Required Courses
(5 Courses)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
EDUC 1115 Introduction to Special Education
EDUC 1120 Diverse Children and Family Relations
EDUC 1135 Education Technology
EDUC 1200 Introduction to Education
EDUC 2200 Educational Psychology
Total Credits: 15  
 
Elective Courses
(select 5 credits from the courses below)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
ECED 1105 Behavior Guidance
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 1100 Drug Education
EDUC 1125 Child Growth and Development
Total Credits: 5  
 
Goal Area 1: Communications (Pathway)
(select 9 credits from the courses below)
Choose either ENGL 1209 or ENGL 1210. You may also choose any other Goal 1 course.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
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.
 
Goal Area 3: Natural Sciences
(1 Course)
Choose either Biol 1410 or any other Goal 3 Group B course
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
BIOL 1410 Environmental Science
Total Credits: 8  
 
Goal Area 4: Mathematics/Logical Reasoning
Choose any Goal 4 MATH course
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 3  
 
Goal Area 5: History and the Social/Behavioral Sciences
(select 9 credits from the courses below)
PSYC 2630 has a required prerequisite of PSYC 1310-4 credits. You may also 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)
You may also choose 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
Choose one course from Goal Areas 7, 8, 9, and 10. *Many courses from Goal Areas 1-6 also meet Goals 7-10.
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 2  
Complete at least 40 credits in courses from the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC), including all courses listed. Complete all ten goal aras 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.
 
Total AS Degree Credits: 60