Degrees

Associate in Arts Degree Early Childhood Education

The Associate in Arts Degree in Early Childhood Education is designed to meet the Washington State Career Lattice guidelines for people interested in becoming lead teachers, program supervisors, program directors or family support specialists in early childhood settings, caring for and educating young children.

Associate in Applied Science-T Degree (AAS-T)

The AAS-T in early childhood education is a dual purpose degreeā€”to prepare students for working with young children and to transfer to a degree program at some baccalaureate institutions. Students wishing to become an elementary teacher often choose the AAS-T degree as their first step towards reaching their professional development goal.

Associate in Elementary Education Direct Transfer Degree

This degree is designed for students who want to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education with a K-8 certification. It provides a broad foundation in liberal arts and beginning coursework in teacher education that is needed upon transfer to teacher certification programs at colleges/universities