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2013-2014 Catalog 
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Pre-Education (AS)

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The Associate of Science in Pre-Education is a two-year program designed to prepare students for the elementary or special education bachelors programs.  Students completing this program will develop skills and get the hands-on experience necessary to be accepted into the professional courses offered at the university level.  Course work will satisfy the General Education requirements for the first two years of a bachelor’s degree in elementary or special education.  Specific requirements for the bachelor’s degrees in elementary education and special education can be found at Department of Teacher Education .

  • Credit Hour Requirements:  A total of 60 credit hours are required for graduation; 24 or these are required Education-related and support courses and 36 are required general education courses.
  • Program Code: 5041AS
  • CIPC: 139999


All students should meet with an advisor in the Teacher Education Advisement Center and from the Department of Teacher Education.  Call 801-626-6309 for more information or to schedule an appointment.  See

General Education

Refer to Degree and General Education Requirements  for Associate of Science requirements.  The following courses required for the AS Degree in Pre-Education will also fulfill general education requirements: CHF SS 1500 , COMM HU 1020  or COMM HU 2110 , GEOG SS/DV 1300  or GEOG SS/DV 1520 , MATH QL 1050 .  It is recommended that students fulfill the Computer and Information Literacy Part D requirement with LIBS TD 2604 /EDUC TD 2604 .

Major Course Requirements for AS Degree

Required Support Courses (15 credit hours)

Required Track-Specific Support Courses (6 credit hours)

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