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You have made a good choice. We have developed many ways to facilitate the transition for the transfer student into the Virginia Wesleyan College degree program as well as for teacher certification. We have financial aid packages available. Please call Admissions at 757.455.3208 and ask for information on transfer scholarships. The teacher education programs at Virginia Wesleyan College are known for excellence in preparing classroom teachers.
We offer teacher certification in the following areas:
The VWC Transfer Guide provides basic guidelines for acceptable courses that can be transferred to Virginia Wesleyan College.
Transfer credits are evaluated in the Admissions Office and in the Registrar's Office. The Director of Teacher Education will evaluate those courses that may be transferred into the certification programs.
Transfer credits and waivers require:
See transfer guide for Foreign Language and ART, MUS, PHI and REL courses to transfer into the General Studies program.
The Director of Teacher Education will review any previous teaching experience. This may allow abbreviated practical or preservice teaching placement.
Credit for life experiences may require:
An Associate Degree provides more transfer opportunities.
Comprehensive Liberal Studies Curricular Emphasis (CLSCE)
Elementary (preK-6) - INST 202, INST 203, EDUC 225
Secondary (6-12) - INST 202, INST 203, EDUC 225
Special Education - INST 202, INST 203, PSY 205