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About the Program

The suggested pattern of study for an Associate of Arts degree is designed for students planning to enter the elementary education field. There may be one of two possible student objectives for this pattern of study:

  • Future transfer into GBC's BA in Elementary Education program.

  • Completion of lower-division general education requirements in order to pursue a bachelor degree in education at the University of Nevada Reno, University of Nevada Las Vegas, or College of Southern Nevada.

To register for the Praxis exams, please contact Ping Wang at 753-2144, she will assist you with dates and times, etc.


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Program Faculty

Teresa Stauffer
Elementary Education Program Supervisor

Denise Padilla
Elementary Education Program Instructor

For More Information, Contact

Michelle Phay: 775.753.2177, michelle.phay(a)

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