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LA&S General Studies/Childhood Education (Grades 1-6) [Jointly-Registered with SUNY Oneonta] ASTotal Credit Hours: 63
This unique program provides area students the opportunity to earn New York State Teacher Certification for grades one through six. Students begin by enrolling in the MVCC Associate in Science Degree, comprised of introductory education classes and an array of liberal arts courses, which fulfill all ten of the general education areas required by SUNY for the bachelor’s degree. Students who graduate with the Associate’s Degree from MVCC and earn a minimum grade point average of 3.0 are automatically accepted into the Bachelor of Science portion of the jointly-registered program, which is offered on the MVCC campus. Upon completion of the bachelor’s level coursework, students will have earned a degree in Liberal Arts & Sciences: Childhood Education, conferred by SUNY Oneonta and, assuming successful results on New York State Teacher Certification examinations, will be eligible for teacher certification.
No grade below a "C" will be accepted for transfer to SUNY Oneonta.
At the time of SUNY Oneonta matriculation, Education and Educational Psychology courses may not be more than five years old. All other requirement courses may not be more than ten years old.