Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Elementary Education-GVSU
Education
Associate of Arts
Date: 11-MAR-14 Effective Term: Fall 2014
This program is designed specifically to transfer to Grand Valley State University. Admission requirements include 1) Junior standing-completion of minimum of 60 semester hours, 2) minimum 2.7 GPA overall and in the major/minor courses, 3) passing score on Professional Readiness Exam, 4) completion of PSY 190 and two other Education courses at GVSU, KVCC Math 140 and ENG 110. Deadline dates for application to the School of Education are September 15th and February 1. For further information, contact the GVSU School of Education at (616) 331-6650 or email coesserve@gvsu.edu. Electives should be selected towards teachable major, which includes: Integrated Science, Mathematics, Language Arts, and Social Studies.

Program Required Courses Minimum Credits: 36.00

ENG 110 College Writing I 3
ENG 111 College Writing II: Literature 3
MATH 116 Intermediate Algebra 4
MATH 140 Number Concepts Elem/MS Teach 4
MATH 142 Geometry Elem/MS Teachers 4
PSY 150 Introductory Psychology 3
PSY 190 Child Psychology 3
-AND- WPE 140 Elementary Move & Activities 3
-OR- WPE 145 Physical Educ Method:Early Ele 3
-AND- HUM 101 Modern Culture and the Arts 4
-OR- MUS 101 Music Appreciation 3
-AND- GEO 102 World Geography-Maps & Media 3
-OR- HUM 205 Mythology 3
-OR- SOC 201 Intro to Cultural Anthropology 3
-AND- PHI 201 Introduction/Philosophy 3
-OR- PHI 205 Ethics 3

History Minimum Credits: 3.00

HRY 100 Early Western Civilization 3
HRY 251 World History to 1500 3
HRY 260 History of the Middle East 3

Biology Minimum Credits: 4.00

BIO 100 Fundamentals of Biology 4
BIO 101 Cellular Biology 4
BIO 105 Environmental Issues 4
BIO 110 Anatomy and Physiology 4
BIO 120 Ecology and Field Biology 4
BIO 121 Field Studies/Environmentl Bio 4
BIO 210 Human Physiology 4

Political Science Minimum Credits: 3.00

PSI 100 Introduction/Political Science 3
PSI 101 American Government 3
PSI 102 State and Local Government 3

Other Science Minimum Credits: 4.00

CHM 100 Fundamentals of Chemistry 4
CHM 110 Fundamentals/Organic Chemistry 4
CHM 120 General Chemistry I 4
GEO 110 Physical Geology 4
GEO 120 Physical Geography 4
PHY 100 Fundamentals of Physics 4
PHY 111 College Physics I 4
PHY 124 Astronomy of the Solar System 4

Elective Courses Minimum Credits: 12.00

ACR 800 Any Transferable Course 0

  Minimum Total Credits: 62