Associate of Arts in Teaching, Chemistry Secondary Education, Degree
Recommended Course Sequence: 67 Credits Required
To receive the degree, students must have a 2.750 GPA and meet the Basic Skills Assessment Requirement established by the Maryland State Department of Education. Students are encouraged to earn a minimum grade of C in all A.A.T. course requirements to ensure a smooth transfer and work with an Education Program Director.
The Introduction to Special Education course required by Carroll Community College is a necessary requirement of the College’s A.A.T. degree, but is not sufficient to meet all special education or inclusion course requirements for four-year teacher education programs. Students may be required to take additional special education or inclusion courses as a part of the requirements for a baccalaureate degree and teacher education certification at four-year institutions.
The Associate of Arts in Teaching Secondary Education-Chemistry program provides two transfer options to Maryland colleges and universities with Chemistry and Secondary Education programs. Students who complete the algebra-based physics courses, PHYS-101 and PHYS-102, have the opportunity for transfer to the following Maryland colleges and universities: Columbia Union College, Frostburg State University, Hood College and Towson University. Students who take the calculus-based physics courses, PHYS-111 and PHYS-212, can transfer to any Maryland college and university program that offers Chemistry and Secondary Education programs.
* Students must be in good academic standing in order to participate in field experiences (EDUC 121 EDUC 226 and EDUC 231 ; one field experience allowed each term.
Diversity requirement: take ENGL 102 .
An Associate of Arts in Teaching degree requires a minimum of 9 credits of 200-level courses.