The education program of study is designed to prepare future teachers for Arizona state certification or to continue studies in graduate school. This program emphasizes both Christian and professional maturation as well as excellence in teaching and learning in educational institutions and systems.
To complete the Bachelor of Arts, 128 credits are required.
General Education Requirements: 42 Credits
Core Requirements: 80 Credits
Elective Requirements: 6 Credits
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION GRADUATES TEST HIGH ON STATE CERTIFICATION EXAM
AIC’s Elementary Education program graduated its first students in 1995. Since that time AIC’s Native American graduates have passed the Arizona Teacher Certification exam at a rate of 94%, which is very high for colleges serving primarily Native American students and is similar to the graduation rate of all Elementary Education graduates at other colleges in the state of Arizona.