Academic Offering


Teacher Education Program

The IAUPR Teacher Education Program has a philosophical foundation of a behaviorist, constructivist and humanist character. Under the constructivist perspective the aspiring teacher is considered as an active and totally reflective person in his professional formation process. On the other hand, the humanist approach orients the educational process of the future teacher towards his integral development as a being human.

Academic Program

Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education: Preschool Level.

The program consists of 126 credits:

  • General Education Requirements
    – 54 credits Core Course Requirements
    – 41 credits
  • Major Requirements
    – 28 credits
  • Elective Courses
    – 3 credits

Admission requirements to the program

Admission Requirements for the Teacher Education Program

All students admitted to the university that seeks admission to the Teacher Education Program (TEP) will receive a Provisional Admission to the major of their interest until they satisfy the admission requirements of the program. To be admitted students must fulfill the following requirements:


  1. 1. Have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.50 at the university level.
  2. 2. Complete the following courses with a minimum grade of B
  1. A. Four credits in Education
         EDUC 1080 (1 credit) or its equivalent
         EDUC 2021, EDUC 2022, or EDUC 2031

  2. B. Six credits in Spanish
         GESP 1101 and GESP 1102

  3. C. Six credits in English at one of the following levels:
         Basic Level: GEEN 1101 and 1102
         Intermediate Level: GEEN 1201 and 1202
         Advanced Level: GEEN 2311 and 2312

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