WNC offers introductory courses in teacher education that can transfer to universities of colleges that offer a bachelor’s degree in education, include the University of Nevada, Reno and/or Nevada State College. These courses offer students a chance to prepare for a career in education. Through a well-established partnership with local schools, field experiences are an integral and early part of all teacher preparation courses. These courses can also be used to gain a substitute license or by paraprofessionals needing to qualify under federal legislation.
Students can transfer to Nevada State College and take classes at WNC locations and online to earn a bachelor’s degree and certification in elementary education.
They may also transfer to the University of Nevada, Reno to pursue a bachelor’s degree and certification in elementary education, special education/dual or secondary education.
For information, contact 445-4272.