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Fast-Track Teacher Education Degree

Earn your Associate Degree in Elementary-Special Education in 16 months

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Become fully certified in 3.5 years via our Fast-Track Teacher Education Degree. With plenty of support from CNM, considerable program flexibility and exposure to direct experience as an Educational Assistant at APS, this Fast-Track program is the comprehensive, accelerated way for you to reach your career goals. 

Fast-Track Benefits 

  • Become fully certified in three and a half years.
  • Take all classes—even General Educationwith a cohort of students in your Fast-Track program.
  • Work daily in the classroom as an Educational Assistant at APS (while getting paid) and take classes at night.
  • All courses transfer to any four-year institution in the state.
  • Have the option to complete your Bachelor’s Degree online.
  • Registration is done for you each term by an advisor and classes are guaranteed.
  • CNM will provide ongoing academic and financial advising throughout your program.

Timeline 

  • Applications open: March 2019 
  • Application deadline: July 1, 2019 
  • Mandatory Orientation: August 2019 
  • Program begins: Sept. 3, 2019 
  • Graduate with your Associate Degree: Dec. 2020 
  • Graduate with Bachelor's Degree: 2022

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