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Estimated Tuition & Fees
$ 12,288
Based on Iowa residency, subject to change; does not include course level fees or books and supplies

Secondary Education

Associate of Arts Degree
Sioux City Campus

Program Description

The Secondary Education Transfer Major is for students who plan to become teachers in secondary schools.  This program provides a broad base of general education knowledge while also laying the foundation for a successful experience in the education field.  The Secondary  Education Transfer Major was designed in conjunction with the Iowa Regents Universities to assist students who wish to transfer into elementary education programs.  This program of study may also be followed by students who wish to transfer to another college or university, but it is critical that students confer with their intended transfer institution early in their academic career.  Students who complete this AA program are not eligible for Iowa teacher licensure.  Students must transfer in order to complete a Bachelor’s degree and a state-approved teacher preparation program.


Susan Grau, Ext 1675 Room A415 susan.grau@witcc.edu

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
MAT 111 Math for Liberal Arts 4
PSY 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
EDU 210 Foundations of Education 3
ENG 105 Composition I 3
GEO 121 World Regional Geography 3
SPC 112 Public Speaking 3
POL 111 American National Government 3
BIO 105 Introductory Biology 4
ENG 106 Composition II 3
EDU 240 Educational Psychology 3
PHS 120 Exploring Physical Science 4
HIS 151 US History to 1877 3
EDU 245 Exceptional Learner 3
ART 101 Art Appreciation 3
CLS 212 Diversity 3
PSY 121 Developmental Psychology 3
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics 3
EDU 255 Technology in the Classroom 3
EDU 218 Initial Field Experience 2
MUS 100 Music Appreciation 3
ELE XXX Electives 1



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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu