The Associate in Science in Teacher Preparation degree shall be granted for a planned program of study consisting of a minimum of 60 semester hours of credit (SHC) of college transfer courses. Within the degree program, the institution shall include opportunities for the achievement of competence in reading, writing, oral communication, fundamental mathematical skills, and the basic computer use. The Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (CAA) and the Independent Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (ICAA) enables North Carolina community college graduates of two-year associate in science programs who are admitted to constituent institutions of The University of North Carolina and to Signatory Institutions of North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities to transfer with junior status. Community college graduates must obtain a grade of ā€œCā€ or better in each course and an overall GPA of at least 2.7 on a 4.0 scale in order to transfer with a junior status. Courses may also transfer through bilateral agreements between institutions.

Required Developmental Courses


ENG 002

Credits: 3

MAT 003

Credits: 3

ENG 011

Credits: 2

MAT 071

Credits: 2

Semester 1


ACA-122

Credits: 1

ENG-111

Credits: 3

MAT-171

Credits: 4

Communication/HFA Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 2


EDU 187

Credits: 4

Mathematics Choice

*

Natural Science Choice

*

Social/Behavioral Science Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 3


Natural Sciences Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 4


EDU 216

Credits: 3

General Ed Choice - Choose up to 8

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 5


EDU-250

Credits: 1

EDU 279

Credits: 4

SOC-225

Credits: 3

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected