Secondary Education - Associate in Arts

Program/CIP Code: EDUC.SE.AA/24.0101
Credits Required: 60
Division: Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

The following courses meet the requirements for an Associate in Arts Degree in Elementary or Secondary Education at KCKCC. However, each transfer institution is unique and students are strongly encouraged to select courses according to the specific requirements of their chosen transfer institution.

Requirements for admission to the program

  • No requirements for admission to the program.
  • Contact program for program-specific advising.

College Requirement

Course Credit Hours
BLUE 0101 Freshman Seminar 1

All first time degree-seeking students are required to take BLUE-0101, Freshman Seminar.  See exemptions

General Education Requirements

Course Credit Hours
ENG 0101 Composition I* 3
ENG 0102 Composition II* 3
SPCH 0151
SPCH 0201
Public Speaking* or
Interpersonal Communication
MATH 0105
MATH 0108
College Algebra** or
Pre-Calculus Mathematics
ARTS 0101 Art Appreciation 3
HIST 0104
HIST 0105
United State to 1877 or
United States Since 1877
MUSC 0101 Music Appreciation 3
PSYC 0101 Psychology 3
SOSC 0107 Sociology 3
General Physical Science
(Lecture with Lab)
LANG 0139 Conversational Spanish 3
LANG 0151 Spanish for School Administrators, and Support Staff 3
Total General Education Requirements 38-40

Degree Specific Requirements

Course Credit Hours
ECON 0201
ECON 0202
Principles of Macroeconomics or
Principles of Microeconomics
EDUC 0160 Introduction to Teachings: Career Awareness 3
EDUC 0161 Studying Children & Ad9olescents in the Schools 3
EDUC 0262 Education in a Multicultural Society 3
EXSC 0205 Personal School Community Health 3
Electives 4-6
Total Degree Specific Requirements 22-24
*See course syllabi for course prerequisites.

Total Hours

Total hours to complete Degree 65-67

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