*Required ACT/Compass math scores needed to enroll in any math class. See NIACC catalog for list of Life and Physical Science courses. Iowa Teacher Education licensure will also require one Earth/Space science course. Most colleges require one lab science course.
**Recommended for Elementary Education Majors.
Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.
The Iowa Department of Education is requiring changes in the Teacher Education Programs throughout Iowa. Contact transfer institution for specific details.
AA Degree meets the General Education requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language requirement and/or Cultural Diversity Non-Western Culture requirements.
Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance.
Suggested schedule dependent on ACT/Compass test scores of student.
Required GPAs vary from college to college.
Preprofessional Skills Test (PPST) required before admittance into any Teacher Education Programs.