Education Degree Pathways 

Diablo Valley College's Education Program is a great option for anyone interested in beginning their path towards becoming an elementary school teacher. The program will also help develop your critical thinking, problem solving, and written and verbal communication skills. 

Our Education Program offers: 

  • an associate in arts degree - elementary teacher education for transfer 

You can learn more about the requirements in our catalog

Meet with a counselor

We know that navigating degree requirements can be tricky. Once you have enrolled at DVC, you can schedule an appointment with a counselor to discuss which option is best for you. 

After completing the program, most students transfer to four-year universities to finish their degree and Multiple Subject Teaching Credential.  

Career path/options:

  • Elementary school teacher

This degree may also be useful for students who are interested in careers in human resources, counseling, communication studies, recreation administration, social welfare, and corporate training.

For more information on possible career options, please visit the Career Center, schedule and appointment with a counselor, or contact one of our faculty and staff members. Please note that you cannot meet with a counselor or staff member until you are enrolled at DVC.

Diablo Valley College offers degree and certificate programs in a variety of subjects. For a complete listing, see certificates and degrees


Contact Education

Contact: Obed Vazquez
925-969-2423
ovazquez@dvc.edu
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