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Business, Education, Social Science, & Technology Division

Business, Education, Social Science, & Technology Division

Liberal Arts / Elementary / Secondary Education, A.A. (Cumberland)

​​​Description

This program is designed for students who are planning to pursue a career in teaching

at either the elementary or secondary level. Students gain the foundation courses

and liberal arts background necessary to prepare for further study at a four-

year college or university in the field of education.

Program Goals
Admissions
Rowan College welcomes students seeking a post-secondary education. Admission to this program is open to high school graduates, GED (General Education Development) recipients or others who can benefit from the instruction offered. High school students may be considered for early admission or the High School Option program. Applications are accepted from residents of other New Jersey counties and other states and countries.

When you Graduate

AA programs are primarily designed for students who plan to transfer as juniors at four-year colleges and universities. CCC graduates have obtained bachelor's degrees and beyond from every college in New Jersey and scores of colleges and universities throughout America. As a graduate of a fully accredited community college, your coursework will be received with full credit transfer at most state colleges, public and private universities across the country. The NJ

Lampitt bill passed in 2008 by the NJ State legislature assures seamless transfer of

credits toward junior standing at NJ state colleges and universities. This program is designed for students who are planning to pursue a career in teaching at either the elementary

or secondary level. Students gain the foundation courses and liberal arts background necessary to prepare for further study at a four-year college or university in the field of education.

Career Opportunities

Disclaimer: 
​​The content and requirements of the program requirements may be altered at any time at the discretion of the College. The program requirements were checked for accuracy at the time of publishing but should not be considered a contract between the College and the student.​


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