May 30, 2024  
2012-2013 CATALOG 

Associate of Science in Teaching (AST)

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General Education Requirements/University Transfer Information 

K-6 Curriculum

The Associate of Science Teaching Degree (AST) assists students to complete some of the professional teacher licensing standards at the community college level. Students who complete the degree requirements and graduate can transfer into a teacher education program in any TBR university.

Summary of Required Hours

Total Hours: 60




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Additional Degree Requirements:

  • “C” or better required for all courses and a 2.75 cumulative grade point average (GPA) for all college level work.
  • ACT > 22 or SAT > 1020 or Praxis I (Reading >174, Writing >173, Mathematics >173).
  • Satisfactory rating on an index of suitability for the teaching profession.

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