Transfer Path: (A.A.) to (B.A.) in Elementary Education

Transfer to Northeastern Illinois 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

Introduction 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

Choose One

ANT 102, PSY 101, SOC 101, or SSC 201

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

CHM 101 or PHY 131

Intro. to Chemistry or College Physics I

4

MAT 129

Foundations of Math for Elementary Teachers II

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

16


Second Year at Oakton Community College
Semester One

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

BIO 101 

Introduction to Life Science (lab)

4

EDN 201/PSY 201

Educational Psychology

3

EDN 210

Technology in Education

3

SPE 103

Effective Speech

3

Choose One

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

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

 16

Semester Two 

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

EAS 100

Introduction to Earth Science

4

EDN 280

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

3

PSC 101

American Government

3

GEG 120

World Regional Geography

3

Choose One

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

3

Total Semester Credit Hours

 16

Total semester credit hours needed for A.A. Degree: 63

NEIU's Courses

Course Number

Course Name/Type

Semester Credits

ELED 300

Instructional Design in the 21st Century

1.5

SPED 317

Inclusive Teaching Strategies

1.5

ELED 302

WIP: Found of Teaching the English Language Art

3

ELED 310

Methods of Teaching Math in Elem

3

MATH 151

Bridge Course in Math for Elem Teachers

3

BLBC 339

Culturally Responsive Tech

3

ELED 328A

Clinical Experiences 

3

ELED 303

Children's and Young Adult Lit

1.5

ELED 309

Content Area Literacy

1.5

ELED 305

Teaching Science in Elem School

3

ELED 304

Inquiry Based Soc Studies in Elem

3

ELED 306

Methods of Lit Instruction

3

ELED 328B

Clinical Experience

3

ELED 320

Classroom Management

1.5

ELED 342

Classroom Assessment 

1.5

PEMT 235

Teaching Physical ED and Health

3

ELED 329

Student Teaching

7.5

ELED 308

Teaching and Learning

1.5

Elective Courses

 

9

Total Credit Hours

 

120