Teach: Earn Your Elementary Education Degree
If you know you want to teach, this is your degree - a two-year Associate in Elementary Education degree at Edmonds Community College transfers directly for a bachelor's degree in education. It gets you on track for a career as a teacher. Complete your prerequisites and prepare to enter the College of Education for a bachelor's degree at many public and private universities in Washington.
Core classes include:
- Introduction to Education (EDUC 101)
- Educational Experiences in Elementary and Secondary Schools (EDUC 195)
- a minimum of 30 hours of K-8 classroom experience
Elementary teachers will be in demand in Washington State through 2014, with a shortage
of math and science teachers. The average annual wage for teachers is $45,481.