Education Transfer

Students entering the Education transfer curriculum plan at NDSCS-Fargo are exposed to a wide range of courses and disciplines. 

Kindergarten, elementary and secondary school teaching requires a wide variety of skills and aptitudes, including the following: 

  • Talent for working with children
  • Organizational, administrative and record-keeping abilities
  • Research and communication skills
  • The power to influence, motivate and train others
  • Patience 
  • Creativity

Upon completion, students will be awarded an Associate in Arts degree in Liberal Arts. Students can transfer to other colleges or universities to take their education courses and to student teach.

For more information

Contact a Fargo Programs Coordinator at 701-231-6935 or request enrollment assistance.

First Semester

Course #Name (credits)
COMM 110Intro. to Public Speaking (3)
ENGL 110College Composition I (3)
PSYC 111Intro. to Psychology (3)
MATH 103 or MATH 104College Algebra or Finite Mathematics (3)
CSCI 116Business Use of Computers (3)
FYE 101Science of Success (1)

Second Semester

Course #Name (credits)
ENGL 120College Composition II (3)
PSYC 230Educational Psychology (3)
Lab SciLab Science: Advisor will help determine (4)
SOC 110Intro. to Sociology (3)
ENGL 2xxHumanities: Literature Course (3)
WellnessElective (1)

Third Semester

Course #Name (credits)
POLS 115American Government (3)
PSYC 250 or PSYC 270Developmental Psychology or Abnormal Psychology (3)
PSYC 210Child Development (3)
SOC 115Social Problems (3)
HIST 103U.S. History to 1877 (3)
WellnessElective (1)

Fourth Semester

Course #Name (credits)
HIST 104U.S. History Since 1877 (3)
POLS or HIST ElectivePolitical Science or History Elective
MATH/SCI/CIS ElectiveMath, Science or CIS Elective (3)
EDUC 250/298Intro. to Education/Pre-Professional Field Experience (3)
Gen Ed ElectiveGeneral Education Elective (3)
Gen Ed ElectiveGeneral Education Elective (3)

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