Education: Transfer Graduation Plan for Success (GPS)

Sample Plan: Full-time Student with Developmental Education

This transfer GPS prepares students to pursue a four-year degree in Elementary Education at a Florida public university or Florida College System (FCS) institution. Courses listed are common prerequisites for an education major at the bachelor's level and will satisfy the general education and elective credits within Eastern Florida State College's A.A. degree program. For more information on common prerequisites, check the statewide advising manual at floridashines.org.

Spaces left blank are provided for planning purposes. Adjust your pace to graduation by taking more or less classes each term, attending year-round or taking modularized developmental education courses. This transfer GPS is a guideline and does not guarantee admission to a college or university. Requirements may vary by institution and can change each year. Students are encouraged to consult an EFSC advisor and check with the advising or admissions office at the intended transfer institution.

Possible Concentrations: Elementary Teacher Education
Potential Careers: Curriculum developer, editor, educational administrator, guidance counselor, health educator, instructional coordinator, instructional designer, librarian, recruiter, social service manager, social worker, teacher, textbook sales manager, training specialist or writer
Meta-Major: Education

Foreign Language Requirement: Students initially entering Eastern Florida State College in 2014-15 and thereafter, who are pursuing an A.A. degree, must demonstrate competency in a foreign language at a level equal to two years of high school world language (sequential, in the same language) or American Sign Language coursework. This is pursuant to F.S. 1007.262.

Download printable version of Education: Full-time Student Sample Transfer GPS

 

Term 1     Term 2     Term 3    
Course # Course Name Cr Course # Course Name Cr Course # Course Name Cr
ENCV 0027 Combined Developmental Reading & Writing 4 DV** ENC 1101 Composition 1 3   Life/Biological Science
MATV 0057 Modularized Developmental Math 3 DV** MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra 3   Behavioral Science
SPC 2608 Fundamentals of Speech Communication 3 EDF 1005 Introduction to the Teaching Profession 3      
EME 2040 Introduction to Technology for Teachers 2   Humanities 3      
  Term Total 13   Term Total 12    Term Total

 

Term 4     Term 5     Term 6    
Course # Course Name Cr Course # Course Name Cr Course # Course Name Cr
ENC 1102 Composition 2 3 STA 2023  Statistics or MGF 1107 3   Social/Behavioral Option
MAC 1105 College Algebra or MGF 1106 3   Social Science 3   Elective
EDF 2085 Introduction to Diversity for Educators 3   Humanities 3      
  Physical Science 3   Foreign Language 4      
  Foreign Language 4            
  Term Total 16   Term Total 13    Term Total
            Cumulative Total for All Terms 67

Note: All Prerequisites must be observed. This may increase the time and credits required to complete the degree. This is a guideline and does not guarantee admission to a college or university. Requirements may vary by institution and can change each year. Students are encouraged to consult an EFSC advisor or check with the advising or admissions office at the intended transfer institution.