Arts, Science & University Transfer

Education Transfer - Associate in Arts Degree


If your academic goal is to become a teacher, then you should consider HGTC's Associate in Arts - Education Transfer degree. Students who are interested in transferring to a Teacher Education program at Coastal Carolina University or other senior institution should contact their Academic Advisor for assistance in course selection. It is also important for you to contact the Transfer Admissions Office of the transfer institution early in order to determine appropriate courses for transfer. 

Admission to the Professional School of Education at senior institutions requires passing scores on the PRAXIS I; HGTC offers PRAXIS preparation opportunities (EDU 102). 

HGTC has a 2+2 transfer agreements in place with Coastal Carolina University for the following teacher preparation programs: Early Childhood, Elementary Ed, Middle Level Education, Special Education, and Physical Education.

For more information contact:

Rebecca Hubbard (843) 349-7117

Curriculum Sequence

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS  
English Composition and Speech  
ALL of the following MUST be completed:   
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
ENG 102 English Composition II 3
SPC 205 Public Speaking 3
    Total Credit Hours Needed 9
Mathematics  
ONE of the following courses MUST be completed. See Advisor.
MAT 110 College Algebra  
MAT 120  Probability & Statistics  
MAT 250 Elementary Mathematics (Early Childhood, Elementary or Special Ed majors only)  
      Total Credit Hours Needed 3
Natural Sciences/Mathematics
TWO courses to be chosen from the following courses (may not repeat from above):
AST 101 BIO 101 BIO 105 CHM 110 MAT 110
MAT 120 MAT 250 MAT 251 PHY 201  
    Total Credit Hours Needed 7
Humanities/Fine Arts

TWO courses to be chosen from the following courses:

ART 101 ENG 201 ENG 202 ENG 205 ENG 206
ENG 208 ENG 209 ENG 224 HIS 101 HIS 102
HIS 201 HIS 202 MUS 105 THE 101  
     Total Credit Hours Needed 6
Social & Behavioral Sciences
The following TWO courses are required:
PSY 201 PSC 201      
    Total Credit Hours Needed 6
MAJOR CONCENTRATION
To be selected from the following courses and NOT used to fulfill general education requirements (above).
ANT 101 ART 101 ART 108 ENG 201 ENG 202
ENG 205 ENG 206 ENG 208 ENG 209 ENG 214
HIS 101 HIS 102 HIS 201 HIS 202 MUS 105
PHI 101 PHI 110 PSC 201 PSY 201 PSY 203
PSY 212 REL 103 SOC 101 SOC 102 SOC 205
SOC 101 SOC 102 SOC 205 THE 101  
    Total Credit Hours Needed 15
ADDITIONAL REQUIRED COURSES     
EDU 102 EDU 110 EDU 201 EDU 241  
  Total Credit Hours Needed 13
FIVE (5) credit hours to be selected from the following:
ANT 101 ART 101 ART 108 BIO 105 BIO 210
BIO 211 CHM110 CHM 111 COL 105* ECO 210
ECO 211 EDU 110 EDU 200 EDU 201 EDU 241
EDU 242 ENG 201 ENG 202 ENG 205 ENG 206
ENG 208 ENG 209 ENG 214 ENG 224 FRE 101
FRE 102 FRE 201 GER 101 GER 102 GER 201
HIS 101 HIS 102 HIS 201 HIS 202 MAT 120
MUS 105 PHI 101 PHI 110 PHY 201 PSC 201
PSY 201 PSY 103 PSY 212 REL 103 SOC 101
SOC 102 SOC 205 SOC 220 SPA 101 SPA 102
SPA 201 THE 101      
    Total Credit Hours Needed 5
    TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 64 

NOTE: Education Transfer students should contact the program advisor before choosing courses. Early Childhood Education majors may follow either the HGTC Early Care and Education Program or the Education transfer emphasis.

IMPORTANT: Courses used to complete one requirement cannot be the same courses used to satisfy other requirements. The major concentration courses must be approved by an Associate in Arts/Associate in Science advisor. Students must demonstrate satisfactory comple- tion of all prerequisites for the courses selected.

*Transferability of COL 105 is at the discretion of the receiving university or college.