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Education - Program Details

Mt. Hood Community College is a great place to start earning your education degree. Many of our courses will easily transfer to other state four-year universities where you can complete your bachelor’s.

Transfer Your Credits Easily

There are many four-year colleges in Oregon that will accept courses completed at MHCC. Those include:

Work with an advisor and your preferred transfer institution to make sure you are taking classes that will transfer.

Program Outcomes

After completing this program you'll be able to:

  • Graduate with an associate degree, and be ready to continue your education at a four-year university.
  • Know the basics of successfully teaching young children.
  • Know practical, real-world skills that you can apply to a career working with children.

Courses and Curriculum

The courses you take will depend on the age group and subject you plan to teach. You’ll work with an advisor to create a custom academic plan based on your career goals.

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Your Future in Education

Once you earn your degree, you can work as an elementary, middle, or high school teacher.

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Have questions about the Education Program?

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