Teacher Education Preparation

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 01415)

Designed for students initiating their preparation to enter the education field. Includes early field experience in K–12 public school classrooms and the skills necessary for success as a teacher through specified coursework. Program participants must attend one STEP program orientation per semester.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Acquire the skills necessary to work as a paraprofessional in education.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”

Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.

Program Requirements
COMM 103ORAL COMMUNICATION3
ED 100TUTOR TRAINING: LEVEL I2
ED 110TEACHING AND LEARNING PRACTICUM2
ED/ENGL 200TEACHING AS A PROFESSION3
ENGL 115COLLEGE COMPOSITION: READING AND WRITING ANALYTICALLY *4
Total Units14
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Required ENGL 115 must be fulfilled by taking a section of ENGL 115 designated "For Future Teachers."