Elementary/Special Education

WNC offers introductory courses in teacher education that can transfer to universities or colleges that offer a bachelors degree in education, including 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 for paraprofessionals needing to qualify under federal legislation.

Nevada State College Partnership Program
Bachelor of Arts in Elementary or Special Education Transfer Program*

WNC students who have an Associate of Arts degree or are close to completing the first two years of college can complete a four-year degree without leaving the Northern Nevada area. Through a partnership with NSC, students can can transfer to Nevada State College and take classes at WNC locations and online to earn a bachelors degree and certification in Elementary Education, K-8.

They may also transfer to the University of Nevada, Reno to pursue a bachelors degree and certification in elementary education, special education/dual or secondary education.

*Contact PAT division for more information.

*To view salary information please visit the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

Division: Workforce, Career & Technical Education

Class Schedule for Education