Alabama's Public Liberal Arts University

Undergraduate Admissions

TRANSFER GUIDE FOR A DEGREE PROGRAM IN
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

The contact for the Program of Elementary Education is Dr. Jenifer Moore. You may contact Dr. Moore at moorejl@montevallo.edu. 

Students transferring from Alabama community colleges may complete Areas I-V of the STARS Guide for Elementary Education and have all of those courses count towards completion of the major.  Transfer students seeking to select courses that most closely match a degree program in Elementary Education at Montevallo should choose the following community college course options from areas I-V of the AGSC Guide.  A maximum of sixty-four hours of credit will transfer from a two-year college.

NOTE:  A GRADE OF "C" OR BETTER, MUST BE EARNED IN EACH OF THE COURSES LISTED BELOW

Area I - Written Composition (6 semester hours)

ENG 101 & 102 - Written Composition I & II

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Area II - Humanities and Fine Arts (18 semester hours)

Students must complete a 6 semester hour sequence in either literature (AREA II) or history (AREA IV).

Select at least 3 semester hours in literature from the approved list below (no more than 6 hours of literature in AREA II):

ENG 251 - American Literature I
ENG 252 - American Literature II
ENG 261 - English Literature I
ENG 271 - English Literature II
ENG 271 - World Literature I
ENG 272 - World Literature II

Select either
SPH 106 or SPH 107

Select the remaining semester hours for AREA II from the approved list below. Total hours in AREA II should equal 18 semester hours.
Select at least 3 hours of Fine Art (but not more than 9 hours).
Select at least 3 hours of Humanities (but not more than 9 hours).


FRN 101 - Introductory French I
FRN 102 - Introductory French II
FRN 201 - Intermediate French I
FRN 202 - Intermediate French II
GRN 101 - Introductory German I
GRN 102 - Introductory German II
HUM 130 - Mankind and His Art
MUS 101 - Music Appreciation
PHL 106 - Introduction to Philosophy
PHL 206 - Ethics and Society
SPA 101 - Introductory Spanish I
SPA 102 - Introductory Spanish II
SPA 201 - Intermediate Spanish I
SPA 202 - Intermediate Spanish II
THR 120 - Theatre Appreciation
THR 126 - Introduction to Theatre

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Area III - Natural Sciences and Mathematics (11 semester hours)

Select one of the following
BIO 101 - Introduction to Biology I
BIO 102 - Introduction to Biology II
BIO 103 - Principles of Biology I
BIO 104 - Principles of Biology II

Select one additional 4-semester hour science course from among:

Biology
Chemistry
Geology
Physics

Select MATH 110 - Finite Mathematics

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Area IV - History, Social & Behavioral Sciences (12 semester hours)

Students must complete a 6 semester hour sequence in either literature (AREA II) or history (AREA IV).

Select at least 3 semester hours in history from the approved list below (no more that 6 hours of history for AREA IV:

HIS 101 - History of Western Civilization I
HIS 102 - History of Western Civilization II
HIS 121 - World History I
HIS 122 - World History II
HIS 201 - United States History I
HIS 202 - United States History II

Select the remaining semester hours for AREA IV from the approved list below. Total hours in AREA IV should equal 12 hours.

ECO 231 - Principles of Macroeconomics
ECO 232 - Principles of Microeconomics
GEO 100 - World Regional Geography
POL 211 - American National Government
PSY 200 - General Psychology
SOC 200 - Introduction to Sociology

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Area V - Pre-Professional, Major, & Elective Courses (17 hours)

Select one additional 4-semester hour science course from among:
Astronomy
Chemistry
Geology
Physical Science
Physics

Select MTH 112 - Precalculus Algebra

Select up to 8 hours general electives.

 

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