Education

Department: Academic Transfer and General Education

course descriptions

Do you enjoy having a positive effect on someone else’s life? Do you want to dedicate your life to educating others? If the answer is “yes,” then our Education program is for you. Teaching is a rewarding profession for people who like to help and work with others. A bachelor’s degree is required to be eligible for licensing as an elementary or secondary school teacher. Our Education program allows you to complete the first two years of a teacher education program through partnerships with area four-year colleges. This helps you achieve your goal while limiting the cost. Our Academic transfer specialists will work with you to create a plan helping to ensure the transition to the four-year college or university of your choice is a smooth one.

Hastings College Bachelor Bound Teacher Education Program:

You’ll have the opportunity to take specified Hastings College education classes at CCC’s tuition rates while completing an associate of art degree at CCC before transferring to Hastings College to complete your bachelor’s degree.
  • At 2018-19 tuition and fee rates, completing the 60 credits required for an associate of science degree costs:

    Nebraska residents - $6,000

    Non-residents - $8,640

    These costs are for tuition and fees only for the program of study as listed in the CCC online catalog. It does not include the cost of foundations courses, retaking courses or taking courses in addition to those required for the degree. It does not include the cost of books, supplies, tools, computers or other items that may be required.

    2018-19 Tuition and Fees (cost per credit) Tuition Fees Total
    Nebraska Resident $88 $12 $100
    Non Resident $132 $12 $144

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  • Finish in 2 years by completing 15 credits a semester for 4 semesters

    The length of time to complete a program is based on a student taking only the courses required for the program as listed in our online catalog. It does not include the cost of foundations courses that may be required based on ACCUPLACER, COMPASS, ASSET or ACT scores, retaking courses or taking courses that are not required by your program of study.

    Your adviser will develop a plan of study to meet your personal needs.

  • Students in the Academic Transfer program typically transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree before entering the workforce. Check out Career Coach to learn about job openings, pay and career outlook for education graduates.