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Save Time and Money with College Courses from Sophia

Take courses that transfer to WGU Teachers College for just $99/month

For the most up-to-date transfer information for Sophia courses to WGU please click here: WGU Transfer Pathways Site

Western Governors University has partnered with Sophia to help you earn credits quickly and affordably. Sophia courses can be transferred to your desired degree at WGU prior to enrollment . Available anytime, anywhere, and accessible by most any device, Sophia's self-paced courses let you earn general education credits on your schedule. View the course chart below to find the right courses that will help you earn credits towards your degree at WGU.

Please note that WGU Transfer Pathways may vary by degree major.

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WGU Teachers College

Save Time and Money with College Courses from Sophia

For the most up-to-date transfer information for Sophia courses to WGU please click here: WGU Transfer Pathways Site

Western Governors University has partnered with Sophia to help you earn credits quickly and affordably. Sophia courses can be transferred to your desired degree at WGU prior to enrollment . Available anytime, anywhere, and accessible by most any device, Sophia's self-paced courses let you earn general education credits on your schedule. View the course chart below to find the right courses that will help you earn credits towards your degree at WGU.

Please note that WGU Transfer Pathways may vary by degree major.

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No credit card required
Free trial never expires

How It Works

Here's how Sophia works with your degree at WGU Teachers College.

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Try Sophia for Free

Get started with a free trial and experience Sophia's smart, user-friendly courseroom. Sample as many of our college-level online courses as you'd like, get to know the instructors, and see if Sophia is right for you.

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  • Meet the instructors
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Become a Member

Save time and money earning your degree when you become a Sophia member. Our online and on-demand courses help you knock out your general education requirements fast and on your terms.

  • Gain unlimited access
  • 60+ on-demand courses
  • Only $99 a month

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Take Courses

Take one or many of our highly-rated courses. Complete all the required assessments with an overall score of 70% or above and go onto the next one.

  • Take as many (or as few) as you want
  • Go at your own pace
  • Courses are pass-fail

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Transfer Credit

When you complete a course, Sophia will send you an email with instructions on ordering your official transcript.

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Membership Plans & Pricing

Try any course for free and when you're ready, choose a membership plan to get unlimited access to 30+ courses.

1 Month

You want to work quickly through one or two courses.

$99

Per month. Auto-renews.

4 Months

You want to knock out several gen eds over a few months.

25% savings
$299

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12 Months

You prefer to work through courses at a slower pace.

50% savings
$599

Per year. Auto-renews.

Courses

Select from Sophia courses that fit your degree program at WGU Teachers College.

If you're unsure which courses are applicable toward your program, we recommend reviewing our course list with an advisor from your school to find the best options.

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WGU Teachers College's Degree Programs
Sophia Course WGU Courses - Please Refer to WGU Transfer Pathways Site for Latest Equivalencies by Program Sem Credits Rating
English and Communication
Business Communication Business Communication Introduction to Communication 3
3553
English Composition I English Composition I English Composition I 3
15629
English Composition II English Composition II English Composition II 3
8223
Public Speaking Public Speaking Introduction to Communication 3
6625
Workplace Communication Workplace Communication Introduction to Communication 3
15514
Workplace Writing II Workplace Writing II English II; Composition: Successful Self-Expression 3
1120
Humanities
Ancient Greek Philosophers Ancient Greek Philosophers Introduction to Humanities 3
6930
Approaches to Studying Religions Approaches to Studying Religions Introduction to Humanities 3
3850
Art History I Art History I Introduction to Humanities 3
37329
Art History II Art History II Introduction to Humanities 3
15929
Introduction to Ethics Introduction to Ethics Introduction to Humanities 3
34909
Visual Communications Visual Communications Introduction to Humanities 3
38758
Math
Calculus I Calculus I Mathematics for Elementary Educators I (3 credits), Mathematics for Elementary Educators II (3 credits), College Algebra (4 credits), Trigonometry and Precalculus (4 credits), or Calculus I (4 credits). Note: Calculus I will be met dependent on program and other math transfer credit 4
4551
College Algebra College Algebra Mathematics for Elementary Educators I or College Algebra 3
39843
Introduction to Statistics Introduction to Statistics Mathematics for Elementary Educators III, Applied Probability and Statistics, or Probability and Statistics I 3
46032
Precalculus Precalculus Mathematics for Elementary Educators I, Mathematics for Elementary Educators II, or Trigonometry and Precalculus 3
1521
Science
Environmental Science Environmental Science Note: Environmental Science will be met depending on program - Ecology and Environmental Science, Climate Change, or Integrated Physical Sciences. Transfer courses may not be used to fulfill more than one course of study 3
30594
Human Biology Human Biology Integrated Physical Sciences 3
40166
Human Biology Lab Human Biology Lab Natural Science Lab 1
2324
Introduction to Chemistry Lab Introduction to Chemistry Lab Natural Science Lab 1
908
Introduction to Nutrition Introduction to Nutrition Health, Fitness, and Wellness 3
21701
Social Science
U.S. History I U.S. History I Survey of United States History 3
7323
U.S. History II U.S. History II Survey of United States History 3
2390

Other Sophia Courses

WGU Teachers College has not formally confirmed credit transfer for these courses. Please contact the school for approval.

Sophia Course Category Credits Rating
Anatomy and Physiology I Anatomy and Physiology I Science 3
4058
Anatomy and Physiology I Lab Anatomy and Physiology I Lab Science 1
1170
Anatomy and Physiology II
New
Anatomy and Physiology II Science 3
592
Anatomy and Physiology II Lab
New
Anatomy and Physiology II Lab Science 1
194
Business Ethics Business Ethics Business 3
2375
Business Law Business Law Business 3
12188
Career Readiness Career Readiness Career Success 3
1991
College Readiness College Readiness Career Success 3
18864
Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Career Success 3
29521
Critical Thinking Critical Thinking Humanities 3
7076
Developing Effective Teams Developing Effective Teams Career Success 1
45851
Financial Accounting Financial Accounting Business 3
27543
Foundations of English Composition Foundations of English Composition English and Communication 3
4736
Foundations of Statistics Foundations of Statistics Math 2
6439
French I French I Language 3
164
Health, Fitness, and Wellness
New
Health, Fitness, and Wellness Science 3
885
IT Career Exploration IT Career Exploration Career Success 1
2497
Introduction to Business Introduction to Business Business 3
36243
Introduction to Career Readiness Introduction to Career Readiness Career Success 1
1028
Introduction to Chemistry Introduction to Chemistry Science 3
5825
Introduction to College Mathematics Introduction to College Mathematics Math 3
10152
Introduction to Information Technology Introduction to Information Technology Computer Science and IT 3
36847
Introduction to Java Programming Introduction to Java Programming Computer Science and IT 3
2972
Introduction to Networking Introduction to Networking Computer Science and IT 3
2080
Introduction to Psychology Introduction to Psychology Social Science 3
16485
Introduction to Python Programming Introduction to Python Programming Computer Science and IT 3
3332
Introduction to Relational Databases Introduction to Relational Databases Computer Science and IT 3
5648
Introduction to Sociology: Embracing Diversity and Collaboration Introduction to Sociology Social Science 3
7961
Introduction to Web Development Introduction to Web Development Computer Science and IT 3
18979
Lifespan Development Lifespan Development Social Science 3
3035
Macroeconomics Macroeconomics Social Science 3
14609
Managerial Accounting Managerial Accounting Business 3
2608
Microbiology Microbiology Science 3
2384
Microbiology Lab Microbiology Lab Science 1
708
Microeconomics Microeconomics Social Science 3
10081
Personal Finance Personal Finance Business 3
8071
Principles of Finance Principles of Finance Business 3
22713
Principles of Management Principles of Management Business 3
10233
Project Management Project Management Business 3
36584
Spanish I Spanish I Language 3
3368
Spanish II Spanish II Language 3
743
The Essentials of Managing Conflict The Essentials of Managing Conflict Career Success 1
25067
U.S. Government U.S. Government Social Science 3
3786
Workplace Writing I Workplace Writing I Career Success 3
850

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Reviews

Our students love the freedom, flexibility and support we offer. See what they're saying about Sophia's courses.

by Miroslava G. on June 17, 2024
great class thank you sophia.org
by Tariq W. on June 16, 2024
Helpful for improving writing ability.
by Bradley W. on June 16, 2024
This class was really informational and direct.
by Jacob S. on June 16, 2024
First course on Sophia. I love everything about it.
by Carter C. on June 16, 2024
good yet a bit confusing
by Michael Z. on June 16, 2024
I did enjoy have the opportunity to see algebra in a daily context in different professions. However, some of, like an electrical engineer for example, is so far from what I will be doing. Maybe there are still applicable math problems that can be used for the non-engineers.
by Richard L. on June 16, 2024
Great examples and step-by-step instructions.
by Shannon F. on June 16, 2024
The Sophia app has made this class easy to understand. I loved the work at my on pace