Liberal Arts and Sciences: Education/Childhood Education - A.S.

Associate Dean, Division of Professional Studies
Department Chair

A jointly registered program:
CCC: Associate in Science Degree, Transfer Program
Elmira College: Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts Degree

This program is designed for students planning to transfer to Elmira College as Childhood Education majors. Qualified students who enter this program at CCC are simultaneously accepted into Elmira College. At Elmira College, students may choose to pursue either a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree. During their final semester at CCC, students will meet with Elmira College advisors who will register them for their next semester. Students must maintain a 2.7 or higher Grade Point Average for successful transfer.

Graduates will have the skills and knowledge necessary to transfer to the Education Certification program at Elmira College only. All teachers in New York State must successfully complete one year of language at the college level. They must also complete their education program and pass all state certification exams before receiving their initial certificate.

It is highly recommended that students consult with their advisor each semester.

High school or equivalent preparation required: No special requirements.