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NIACC Catalog 2018-2019 
NIACC Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Elementary Education, Sample Schedule (2-Year Plan)

First Year

Second Year


*Required ACT/Accuplacer 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/Accuplacer test scores of student.
  • Required GPAs vary from college to college.
  • Preprofessional Skills Test (PPST) required before admittance into any Teacher Education Programs.