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Associate of Science in Social Sciences - Teacher Preparation Specialization

Associate of Science
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College

This program is for students who want to teach in lower school, special education or health fields. One must transfer to a four year college to earn a teaching license. Contact the Teacher Prep Program Head to help choose the correct program and course tract.


Overview
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Program Web Page
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Delivery Mode
In-Person
Delivery Mode
Online
Delivery Mode
Hybrid
Transfer Degree

Program Credit Requirements
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Key Program Guidance
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Transfer Center
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Transfer Admission Application
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Transfer Student Aid
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Number of Transfer Students
916.0
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Percent of Transfer Students
100% of students who have earned an American high school diploma or completed a GED or equivalency.
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Transfer Guidance Element What You Need to Know
Transfer Student Catalog Year Catalog year determined by first semester of attendance
What is The Impact of Work I Have Already Completed?
Associate Transfer Degree Completion Not Required

Dual Enrollment - Completion of Associate Degree Concurrent with HS
Credit for Prior Learning Prior learning is considered
Is This Degree Right For Me?
Is This College Right For Me? https://issuu.com/reynoldscommunitycollege/docs/digital_hs_recruitment_packet?fr=sZmMwOTQ3OTA5NA
What Should I Consider When Selecting Courses

  • Create a schedule for all required courses, pay attention to prerequisites and when courses are offered, complete your first math and English courses in your first year
  • Connect with an advisor at your community college and J Sargeant Reynolds Community College within your first year via College Connect
Applying for Guaranteed Admissions Not Required
Did You Know That...
  • Completing your Associate transfer degree post-high school satisfies all lower division general education requirements and increases the chance of completing your bachelor's degree?
  • Exceeding 3 years or 90 credits at your community college means you may have exhausted your financial aid at that college and have limited your future financial aid at: J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Transfer Statistics
Number of Transfer Students 916
Percent of Accepted Transfer Students 100% of students who have earned an American high school diploma or completed a GED or equivalency.
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Where Can This Degree Transfer
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This Section displays degrees most closely related to this program and to which you may be able to transfer. Please check with the individual institutions for detailed advice.
Institution Title Degree Award Name Award Level
Rappahannock Community CollegeAA&S Degree in Arts and Sciences - Pre-Teacher Preparation Elementary (PreK-6)AssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Tidewater Community CollegeAssociate of Science - General Studies (Teacher Preparation PreK-8)AssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Northern Virginia Community CollegeSocial Sciences: Teacher Education Specialization, A.S.AssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Virginia Western Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in Social Sciences - Education SpecializationAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Thomas Nelson Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in Social Science/EducationAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
John Tyler Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in Teacher EducationAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Thomas Nelson Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in Science/EducationAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Thomas Nelson Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in Science/Math EducationAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Virginia Highlands Community CollegeAssociate in Arts & Sciences Degree in Theatre ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Wytheville Community CollegeAssociate of Arts & Sciences in EducationAssociateAssociate of Arts & Sciences2-Year
New River Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering TechnologyAssociateAssociate of Applied Science2-Year
Paul D. Camp Community CollegeAssociate of Arts & Sciences in Education AssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Germanna Community CollegeAssociate in Arts & Sciences Degree in EducationAssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Northern Virginia Community CollegeEarly Childhood Development, A.A.S.AssociateAssociate of Applied Science2-Year
Lord Fairfax Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Science Degree in Early Childhood EducationAssociateAssociates of Applied Science2-Year
Tidewater Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Science - Early Childhood DevelopmentAssociateAssociate of Applied Science2-Year
Paul D. Camp Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Science in Early Childhood DevelopmentAssociateAssociate of Applied Science2-Year
Germanna Community CollegeAssociate in Applied Science Degree in Early Childhood DevelopAssociateAssociate of Applied Science2-Year
Virginia Western Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Science Degree in Early Childhood DevelopmentAssociateAssociate of Applied Science2-Year
John Tyler Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Science Degree in Early Childhood DevelopAssociateAssociate of Applied Science2-Year
Virginia Highlands Community CollegeAssociate in Arts & Sciences Degree in ArtAssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
John Tyler Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in Teacher Education - Secondary Mathematics SpecializationAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
John Tyler Community CollegeAssociate of Arts Degree in Secondary Teacher Education (English/History)AssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Germanna Community CollegeAssociate in Arts & Sciences Degree in K-8 EducationAssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Rappahannock Community CollegeAA&S Degree in Arts and Sciences - Psychology/Social WorkAssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityBachelor of Science in Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science with concentration in Exercise ScienceBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityBachelor of Science in Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science with concentration in Health ScienceBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Roanoke CollegeBachelor of Arts in Health and Physical EducationBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
The University of Virginia's College at WiseBachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences, Major in Elementary EducationBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Piedmont Virginia Community CollegeAssociate of Science in EducationAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Piedmont Virginia Community CollegeAssociate of Science in Education - JMU OptionAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Science, Major in Special EducationBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Old Dominion UniversitySpecial Education-BSBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityBachelor of Science in Education in Special Education and TeachingBachelorBachelor of Science in Education4-Year
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityBachelor of Science in Education in Special Education and Teaching with concentration in Early ChildhoodBachelorBachelor of Science in Education4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Science, Major in Inclusive Early Childhood EducationBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Old Dominion UniversityEarly Childhood Education-BSBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Thomas Nelson Community CollegeAssociate in Applied Science Degree in Early Childhood DevelopAssociateAssociate of Applied Science2-Year
Longwood University Early Childhood Education BSBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityBachelor of Science in Education in Early Childhood Education and TeachingBachelorBachelor of Science in Education4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Science, Major in Middle Grades EducationBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Science, Major in Secondary EducationBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityBachelor of Science in Education in Secondary Education and Teaching with concentration in Engineering EducationBachelorBachelor of Science in Education4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Science, Major in Elementary EducationBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Old Dominion UniversityElementary Education-BSBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
University of Mary WashingtonBachelor of Science in Elem EdBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityBachelor of Science in Education in Elementary Education and TeachingBachelorBachelor of Science in Education4-Year
William & MaryBA in Education-Elem EducationBachelorBachelor of Arts in Education4-Year
Roanoke CollegeBachelor of Science in Elementary EducationBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Northern Virginia Community CollegeLiberal Arts, A.A.AssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Northern Virginia Community CollegeGeneral Studies, A.S.AssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Northern Virginia Community CollegeSocial Sciences, A.S.AssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Northern Virginia Community CollegeSocial Sciences: Deaf Studies Specialization, A.S.AssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Northern Virginia Community CollegeSocial Sciences: Political Science Specialization, A.S.AssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Northern Virginia Community CollegeSocial Sciences: Geospatial Specialization, A.S.AssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Rappahannock Community CollegeAA&S Degree in Arts and SciencesAssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Virginia Western Community CollegeAssociate of Arts Degree in Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Virginia Western Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in General StudiesAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Virginia Western Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in Social SciencesAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
John Tyler Community CollegeAssociate of Arts Degree in Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
John Tyler Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in General StudiesAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Radford UniversityBA in Social ScienceBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Radford UniversityBS in Social ScienceBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Southside Virginia Community CollegeAssociate of Arts and Sciences with a major in General StudiesAssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Eastern Mennonite UniversityBachelor of Arts History and Scoial SciencesBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Thomas Nelson Community CollegeAssociate of Arts Degree in Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Thomas Nelson Community CollegeAssociate of Science Degree in Social ScienceAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Tidewater Community CollegeAssociate of Arts - Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Tidewater Community CollegeAssociate of Science - General StudiesAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Tidewater Community CollegeAssociate of Science - Social SciencesAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Wytheville Community CollegeAssociate of Arts and Sciences in General StudiesAssociateAssociate of Arts & Sciences2-Year
New River Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Science in Engineering Design TechnologyAssociateAssociate of Applied Science2-Year
Germanna Community CollegeAssociate in Arts & Sciences Degree in Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Germanna Community CollegeAssociate in Arts & Sciences Degree in General StudiesAssociateAssociate of Arts and Sciences2-Year
Richard Bland College of William & MaryAssociate of ScienceAssociateAssociate of Science2-Year
Richard Bland College of William & MaryAssociate of ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Careers Where This Degree Applies
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O*Net Code Name Description Parent
25-1081.00Education Teachers, PostsecondaryTeach courses pertaining to education, such as counseling, curriculum, guidance, instruction, teacher education, and teaching English as a second language. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2031.00Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical EducationTeach one or more subjects to students at the secondary school level.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-9043.00Teaching Assistants, Special EducationAssist a preschool, elementary, middle, or secondary school teacher to provide academic, social, or life skills to students who have learning, emotional, or physical disabilities. Serve in a position for which a teacher has primary responsibility for the design and implementation of educational programs and services.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2022.00Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical EducationTeach one or more subjects to students at the middle, intermediate, or junior high school level.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2021.00Elementary School Teachers, Except Special EducationTeach academic and social skills to students at the elementary school level.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2012.00Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special EducationTeach academic and social skills to kindergarten students.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2011.00Preschool Teachers, Except Special EducationInstruct preschool-aged students, following curricula or lesson plans, in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-9042.00Teaching Assistants, Preschool, Elementary, Middle, and Secondary School, Except Special EducationAssist a preschool, elementary, middle, or secondary school teacher with instructional duties. Serve in a position for which a teacher has primary responsibility for the design and implementation of educational programs and services.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2059.01Adapted Physical Education SpecialistsProvide individualized physical education instruction or services to children, youth, or adults with exceptional physical needs due to gross motor developmental delays or other impairments.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2059.00Special Education Teachers, All OtherAll special education teachers not listed separately.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2056.00Special Education Teachers, Elementary SchoolTeach academic, social, and life skills to elementary school students with learning, emotional, or physical disabilities. Includes teachers who specialize and work with students who are blind or have visual impairments; students who are deaf or have hearing impairments; and students with intellectual disabilities.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2055.00Special Education Teachers, KindergartenTeach academic, social, and life skills to kindergarten students with learning, emotional, or physical disabilities. Includes teachers who specialize and work with students who are blind or have visual impairments; students who are deaf or have hearing impairments; and students with intellectual disabilities.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2057.00Special Education Teachers, Middle SchoolTeach academic, social, and life skills to middle school students with learning, emotional, or physical disabilities. Includes teachers who specialize and work with students who are blind or have visual impairments; students who are deaf or have hearing impairments; and students with intellectual disabilities.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2051.00Special Education Teachers, PreschoolTeach academic, social, and life skills to preschool-aged students with learning, emotional, or physical disabilities. Includes teachers who specialize and work with students who are blind or have visual impairments; students who are deaf or have hearing impairments; and students with intellectual disabilities.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-2058.00Special Education Teachers, Secondary SchoolTeach academic, social, and life skills to secondary school students with learning, emotional, or physical disabilities. Includes teachers who specialize and work with students who are blind or have visual impairments; students who are deaf or have hearing impairments; and students with intellectual disabilities.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
11-9199.11Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists and Site ManagersPlan and direct cleanup and redevelopment of contaminated properties for reuse. Does not include properties sufficiently contaminated to qualify as Superfund sites.Management Occupations
11-9199.02Compliance ManagersPlan, direct, or coordinate activities of an organization to ensure compliance with ethical or regulatory standards.Management Occupations
11-9199.08Loss Prevention ManagersPlan and direct policies, procedures, or systems to prevent the loss of assets. Determine risk exposure or potential liability, and develop risk control measures.Management Occupations
11-9199.00Managers, All OtherAll managers not listed separately.Management Occupations
11-9199.01Regulatory Affairs ManagersPlan, direct, or coordinate production activities of an organization to ensure compliance with regulations and standard operating procedures.Management Occupations
19-4061.00Social Science Research AssistantsAssist social scientists in laboratory, survey, and other social science research. May help prepare findings for publication and assist in laboratory analysis, quality control, or data management.Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations
25-1069.00Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All OtherAll postsecondary social sciences teachers not listed separately.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
19-3099.00Social Scientists and Related Workers, All OtherAll social scientists and related workers not listed separately.Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations
19-3099.01Transportation PlannersPrepare studies for proposed transportation projects. Gather, compile, and analyze data. Study the use and operation of transportation systems. Develop transportation models or simulations.Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations
11-9199.10Wind Energy Development ManagersLead or manage the development and evaluation of potential wind energy business opportunities, including environmental studies, permitting, and proposals. May also manage construction of projects.Management Occupations
11-9199.09Wind Energy Operations ManagersManage wind field operations, including personnel, maintenance activities, financial activities, and planning.Management Occupations