School of Education

Transfer Singular-Articulation Pathways

Secondary Education BSED-TSAP Life Science and Biology

Transfer Education BSED-TSAP Life Science and Biology

Fall Year 1

  • EDUC-H 340 (3 cr.)
  • EDUC-K 205 (3 cr.)
  • EDUC-M 313 (1 cr.)
  • MATH-K 310 (3 cr.)
  • Biology Content Requirement (3-5 cr.)

Total            13-16 credits

Spring Year 1

  • EDUC-K 306 (3 cr.)
  • EDUC-K 490 (3 cr.)
  • General Elective (0-3 cr.)
  • Biology Content Requirement (3-5 cr.)
  • Biology Content Requirement (3 cr.)

Total             12-17 credits

Fall Year 2

  • EDUC-F 401 (3 cr.)
  • EDUC-M 446 (3 cr.)
  • EDUC-M 464 (3 cr.)
  • Biology Content Requirement (3-5 cr.)

Total               12-14 credits

Spring Year 2

  • EDUC-M 440 (3 cr.)
  • EDUC-M 480 (12 cr.)

*Prior to student teaching (Movement D) the student must:

  • Apply for Student Teaching by stated deadline (see additional information sheet for details)
  • Attempt required state mandated pedagogical (Test Code-005 or 007)
  • Pass Content Area Assessments (see below)
  • Attend mandatory Student Teaching Orientation
  • Successfully complete CPR-AED training

Required Test:  Life Science

Test Numbers:  045

Required Score:  220

Date Met:

Content Area Assessments

Notes: Students must meet the following requirements to enter this program:

  • Complete the Ivy Tech Community College TSAP for Elementary Education with grades of C or better
  • Minimum Cumulative GPA varies by year of admission. Fall 2017 - 2.65; Fall 2018 - 2.85; Fall 2019 - 2.85; Fall 2020 - 3.00
  • Successfully pass all three parts of the CASA, composite score of 24 on the ACT, or an ^^1100 SAT (Critical Reading and Math only)
  • Be admitted to IU Kokomo as a degree seeking undergraduate student
  • Apply to the Teacher Education Program at IU Kokomo no later than the 3rd Friday in April for Fall admission or 3rd Friday in November for Spring admission

Additional Notes: IU Kokomo Education courses must be successfully passed with a C+ or better, all other course grades must be a C or better. See critical information provided by the IUK School of Education regarding additional requirements to enter student teaching. Progress towards the degree will be monitored by the faculty to insure each candidate has the necessary knowledge, skills, and dispositions required of a highly effective educator. ^^ Must use a conversion chart if SAT tests were taken March 1, 2016 or after.

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