Valencia College Education transfer plans and the Educator Preparation Institute will give you the foundation to become a teacher in Florida. You’ll become familiar with the Florida Educator Accomplished Practices, Sunshine State Standards and the Professional Educator Competencies. Plus, through field-based experiences and internships, you’ll get a chance to see what it’s like in front of the classroom too.
Programs & Degrees
Associate in Arts Degree Pathway
Degree Pathways are designed to prepare students to transfer to a Florida public university as a junior. The courses listed in the plans are the common prerequisites required for the degree. They are placed within the general education requirements and/or the elective credits. Specific universities may have additional requirements, so it is best check your transfer institution catalog and meet with a Valencia advisor.
- Early Childhood Development and Education
- Elementary Education
- Physical Education
- Secondary Education
A certificate prepares you to enter a specialized career field or upgrade your skills for job advancement. Most can be completed in one year or less. Credits earned can be applied toward a related A.S. degree program.
Continuing Education provides non-degree, non-credit programs including industry-focused training, professional development, language courses, certifications and custom course development for organizations. Day, evening, weekend and online learning opportunities are available.