Eastern Oregon University

Elementary Education 2009-2012

CUESTE Program - Curriculum for Undergraduate Elementary School Teacher Education

This program is offered at Mt. Hood Community College

Degree
Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Multidisciplinary Studies with a minor in Elementary Education

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General Education

Transfer Equivalency web site

Required Courses

University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits
Literature

ENG 104 or 105 or 106

4

Philosophy or Religion

Choose 1 course:

PHL 201, 202, 204

R 210
4

Survey of Art

ART 101, 102, 103, 204, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 211, 212, 213 4
Science-Minimum of 21-24 credits Including12 lab credits

BI 101, 102, 103, 141, 142, 143

ESR 171, 172, 173

G 201, 202, 203

GS 106, 107, 108, 109

PHY 101, 102, 103, 121, 122, 123
21-24 credits including 12 credits of lab
Mathematics MTH 211, 212, & 213 12

Introduction to Psychology

PSY 201 or 201A

4
World Geography GEO 105, 106, 107 4
US History HST 201, 202, 203 4
World Civilizations

Choose 1 course:

HST 101, 102, 103

ATH 101, 102, 103
4
Basic Music MUS 110 3
Art Skills Class Any Studio Art - Photography, Ceramics, Drawing, or Painting, Individual Music lessons 3
Education courses offered at PCC ED 224, 270 6
Health HPE 295 or HE 250 + 1 PE course 3-4
Speech SP 111 4
Cultural Awareness

Choose 1 course:

ED 258, 259

ATH 103
3-4
Writing WR 121, 122 & 123 or 227 11-12
Additional courses to reach 90 credits

Additional courses to reach 90 credits.

CAS 133 is recommended. Courses that will not count towards EOU’s program are Weight Training, Football, and courses unrelated to elementary school curriculum. Up to 5 credits of skill-based music or PE (such as basketball, fencing, golf, racquetball, skiing, social dance, softball, swimming, tennis, or volleyball) may be counted.
will vary

Heather Stanhope - Pre-Program Advisor, Phone: 541-962-3623, heather.stanhope@eou.edu

The CUESTE program is offered at Mt. Hood Community College, Blue Mountain Community College, Treasure Valley Community College, Southwest Oregon University Center, and Eastern Oregon University. Students may choose which location they would prefer to attend.

To establish eligibility:

Submit all documents, including each item in the order listed below, to the College of Education. Applications are due in March. See website above for specific date. Only complete admissions files submitted before the deadline will be considered. Twelve documents are required.

  1. EOU Application
  2. CUESTE Application
  3. Cover Letter
  4. Resume
  5. Diversity Essay
  6. CUESTE Program Planning Form
  7. Transcripts
  8. Multidisciplinary Degree Program Major Check Sheet
  9. Academic Minor Check Sheet
  10. Basic Skills Exam Scores
  11. Letters of Recommendation/Reference
  12. Character Questions

Additional Requirements

In addition to the departmental requirements listed above, students must also complete coursework for university admissions, general education requirements, and BA/BS requirements. Meet with a PCC Academic Advisor to develop an effective transfer plan that will meet your individual needs.

PCC endeavors to create accurate transfer guides for students; however, requirements may change without notice. Students are responsible for working with PCC advisors and their transfer institution to ensure that their academic plan will meet requirements and timelines.

Last updated: November 2011