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Minneapolis College's Education Program, the only two-year pre-professional teacher program in Minneapolis, prepares you to transform society through innovative teaching methods. Experienced instructors help you research and develop culturally relevant teaching methods for diverse school environments and prepare you to see urban schools as places of possibility for a more equitable and just society. The A.S. degree in Education prepares you to work as an educational support professional. In addition, this degree is for students who plan to transfer to a four-year university.



1. Analyze and illustrate how race, class, gender, culture, ability and sexuality impact their personal views of the world and how that lens impacts relationships and curriculum in the classroom, school, and community
2. Evaluate the ethical, legal and professional obligations within the profession
3. Analyze the historical context of schooling in our country, how the past and current policies impact students, teachers, schools and assess opportunities to work for change
4. Assess how the skills of reflection and self-assessment nurture ongoing professional learning and improvement
5. Demonstrate how to work effectively with families, colleagues, and communities of all cultures and socioeconomic classes to build bridges to support student success
6. Evaluate how technology can be used to achieve equity and dynamic student learning




Award: Associate of Science
Total Credits for Award: 60.00

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Education Foundations

Award: Associate of Applied Science
Total Credits for Award: 60.00

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