(A.A) to (B.A) in Elementary Education

Transfer to National Louis University

Be sure to meet with your academic advisor to make transfer plans.

First Year at Oakton Community College

Semester One

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

EDN 101

Intro to Education

3

EGL 101

English Composition I

3

MAT 128

Foundations of Math for Elem Teachers I

3

Choose one

PHL 106, PHL 230, PHL 231

3

PSY 101

Intro to Psychology

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

15

Semester Two

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

EDN 180

Diversity in Schools and Society

3

EGL 102 

English Composition II

3

HIS 111 or 112

United States History I or II

3

Choose One

HUM 124, HUM 140, HUM 141, SOC 104, SOC 230, SOC 232, SSC 105, THE 103

3

MAT 129

Foundations of Math for Elem Teachers II

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

15


Second Year at Oakton Community College
Semester One

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

BIO 101 or BIO 106

Intro to Life Science (lab) or Environmental Science (lab)

4

Choose one

EGL 130, EGL 131,EGL 132, EGL 133, EGL 134,EGL 135

3

EDN 210

Technology in Education

3

EDN 201/PSY 201

Educational Psychology

3

SPE 103

Effective Speech

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

 16

Semester Two

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

Choose one

HIS 140, PHL 205, PSC 202

3

EDN 280

Educating Exceptional Learners (previously "Students with Disabilities in school")

3

PSC 101

American Government

3

EAS 100

Intro to Earth Science (lab)

4

Choose One

ART 114, HUM 123, HUM 125, HUM 131, HUM 165, or MUS 236

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

 16

Total semester credit hours needed for A.A. Degree: 62 (=93 quarter)

National Louis Courses

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Quarter Credits

HIS 103

History across the Globe

5

EDU 220

Children’s Literature for Educators

5

GEN 103

University Success Seminar

5

EDU 290

Professionalism and Ethical Engagement with children, Families and the Community

5

STEM 205

Inquiry and Thinking in STEM for Teachers I or STEM 210 inquiry and Thinking in STEM for teachers II

5

EAL 300

Educational Foundations for Learning English as an Additional Language

5

EDU 300

Teacher Education Practicum I

5

EDU 350

Teacher Preparation Curriculum and Assessment

5

EDU 400

Teacher Education Practicum II

5

EDU 410

Teacher Education Practicum III

5

EDU 482

Methods of Teaching Social Studies

3

EDU 478

Literacy Methods I

5

EDU 479

Literacy Methods II

4

EDU 480

Methods of Teaching Mathematics

5

EDU 481

Methods of Teaching Science

3

ELE 470

Elementary Childhood Education: Student Teaching

10

Electives

 

7

Total Quarter Credits at NLU

 

87

Total Quarter Credits at for Bachelor's Degree

 180