Adolescent Education - Earth Science, A.S.
Learn to Rock the Classroom at DCC
Your passion for earth science can move mountains for a student. DCC's partnership with SUNY New Paltz makes your path toward a career in the classroom anything but rocky.
degrees: Apply your AS to a BS from SUNY New Paltz
years to full teaching certification
What You'll Study in the Adolescent Education 7-12 Earth Science Concentration
At DCC, you'll indulge your lifelong fascination with the planet with a robust science curriculum including geology, chemistry and physics. At the same time, you'll learn to be a great teacher through your adolescent education coursework.
Our program is jointly registered with SUNY New Paltz, leaving no stone unturned on your path from an A.S. to a B.S. to full state teaching certification.VIEW FULL CURRICULUM
PSY 204: Adolescent Psychology
A study of the developmental tasks facing adolescents in contemporary American society
GLG 121: Physical Geology
The fundamental principles that shape our planet: erosion, earthquakes, volcano formation and more
GLG 124: The Earth Through Time
The origin and evolution of Earth and its life through geological time (and there’s field trips, too!)