Education - Elementary Education

Associate of Arts


The Elementary Education Concentration A.A. degree at Laramie County Community College (LCCC) is designed for freshman and sophomore students interested in pursuing a teaching career in an elementary (K-6) setting.  Students gain knowledge and skills by participating in student-centered activities, inquiry projects, and practical classroom experiences in public schools. Students should consult a transfer institution regarding program requirements for the bachelor’s degree.

About the Job

Possible career options: Teacher at a public or private elementary school

Earnings information: From the Bureau of Labor Statistics

* In May of 2016, the median annual wage of kindergarten and elementary school teachers was $55,490.

Program of Study

For information about the courses required for this degree, students can view the Program of Study information in the LCCC catalog.

Transfer Agreements with Four-Year Institutions: Program Articulation

LCCC has partnered with four-year institutions to articulate a way for students to transfer earned credits. These articulations are formal agreements between LCCC and the institution. These agreements match up coursework to make the transfer process smooth and to eliminate any duplication of courses. Any deviations from the prescribed course list will not articulate.

Cost of Attendance

For general college expense, students can view LCCC’s tuition and fees web page

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