Health & Human Services

Elementary or Early Child—
Southwestern College


Southwestern CollegeThe articulation between Cowley College and Southwestern College is a 2+2 program where students complete the Associate of Arts degree through Cowley College before transferring to Southwestern College teacher education program. Two programs are currently offered: Elementary Education or Elementary Education with an emphasis in Early Childhood. These options will offer the future educator the opportunity to apply for a teaching license to work with K- 6 students in the general education classroom and/or to work with children birth through age eight.


Upon completion of the Associate of Arts degree from Cowley College, this unique program provides the convenience of completing the junior and senior years of the bachelor degree at Southwestern College’s main campus in Winfield or their Professional Studies outreach site in Wichita, KS.


Elementary Education

Elementary w/Emphasis in Early Child


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For more information about this 2+2 program contact:
Julie Rhoads
Director of Education & Service Learning