Teacher Education

Teacher Education at GWC

Welcome, Future Teacher!

We are thrilled that you've been considering a career as rewarding as teaching, and that you've chosen Golden West College to help you get there. The goal of the Teacher Preparation Pathway is to help students prepare for their future careers in teaching by providing them with information on how to seamlessly transfer to a university and obtain the knowledge and skills required to become effective teachers in their communities.

Program Services

  • Specialized academic counseling
  • University representative appointments
  • Workshops for future teachers
  • Future Teachers Club
  • Special activities and events for future teachers
  • Financial aid and scholarship assistance

Teacher Education Programs at GWC:

Child and Adolescent Development

Elementary Teacher Education

Liberal Studies for Elementary Education

To schedule an appointment with a Teacher Preparation Pathway counselor, please call the Counseling Office at
(714) 892-7711 option 3 or visit the Counseling website.