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What is Education?

Welcome to the Education Department at Jefferson Community and Technical College. The Educator preparation program is a pathway designed for students who wish to begin coursework at a community and technical college and then apply for transfer admission to a teacher education program at a four-year college or university. The Education courses fulfill requirements for an Associate of Applied Science degree. Currently, the Education Department offers online courses that consist of the following:

EDP 202  Human Development and Learning 
EDP 203  Teaching Exceptional Learners in Regular Classrooms
EDP 260  Motivation & Classroom Management
EDU 201  Introduction to American Education
EDU 204  Technology in the Classroom
EDU 240  Elementary and Middle School Literature

What are my career options?

The Education Program is designed to prepare educators for employment in Kentucky classrooms. The Associate in Applied Science Degree offers two options: one for paraeducators wishing only for a two-year degree and another for those wishing to enter a university teacher education program.

The Associate in Applied Science Degree (AAS) in Education, Teacher Preparation, is an option for students who wish to begin coursework and then apply for transfer to a teacher education program at a four-year college or university.

What are my degree, diploma, or certificate options?

Degree

 

Kentucky State University Teacher Preparation (AAS)

University of Louisville Teacher Preparation Options (AAS)

Length of Program

You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

 

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Educator Preparation is a pathway designed for students who wish to begin coursework at a community and technical college and then apply for transfer admission to a teacher education program at a four-year college or university.

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Program Contact

Jevonne N. Allen

Education

Department Head/Program Coordinator

(502) 213-2341

jevonne.allen@kctcs.edu