TMCC

Education Teacher Preparation

Education Teacher Preparation

What is the program about?

Teacher preparation at TMCC provides a broad range of instructional services for students pursing a teaching career. In our program, students will:

  • Start a professional portfolio addressing five domains of competence as established by national standards
  • Satisfy requirements to enter the University of Nevada, Reno College of Education to finish a Bachelor's degree
  • Synthesize Nevada state educational standards
  • Gain multicultural education training

What are the course offerings?

TMCC offers courses that cover information technology in education, special education, classroom management, children's literature, and introduction to historical, sociological, political, psychological, and philosophical foundations of education.

Many courses require site-based observation experience at local elementary and secondary campuses. All courses transfer toward a teaching credential.

What does the program cost?

Costs for this program are calculated on a per credit basis. Visit the TMCC tuition and fees Web page for current information.

What makes this program great?

TMCC has a dynamic and growing teacher preparation faculty. Many of our instructors are currently active in local elementary and secondary campuses. All of the instructors have a wealth of experience in classroom teaching, administration and education research. TMCC uses a hands-on teaching methods and has tremendous enthusiasm for the teaching profession. Faculty take the time to give special attention to each student.

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Calendar of Events

CPR with AED and First Aid

Saturday, July 26
RDMT 404, Dandini Campus

ACCUPLACER Testing

Saturday, July 26
RDMT 115, Dandini Campus


Education Teacher Preparation

Truckee Meadows Community College
7000 Dandini Boulevard, SIER 202
Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

Telephone: 775-673-7185 or Fax: 775-673-7221

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