Education Program


Elementary Education

Associate of Science, Associate of Art

Teaching in an elementary school is an exciting and challenging career. Learn how to become a leader of our nation's future leaders by taking beginning teaching courses at NWC. Interview teachers, observe classrooms, teach lessons to real students in the schools. Learn about stages of development and how the brain works, examine the US mathematical system, and discover why being a teacher is so rewarding.

Graduates of this two-year program may become a certified substitute teacher or a nanny, work with clubs and summer camps for kids. Most graduates transfer to a four year college or university and obtain public school teaching certification.

Sample Careers:

  • Elementary Teacher
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Missionary Worker
  • Speech Pathologist
  • Training Specialist

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