Feb 26, 2024  
2021-2022 CATALOG 

Teaching (AST)

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: 63




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**American Literature recommended for licensure (

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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 equal to or greater 22 or SAT equal to or greater than 1020 or Praxis I (Reading equal to or greater than 156, Writing equal to or greater than 162, Mathematics equal to or greater than 150).
  • Satisfactory rating on an index of suitability for the teaching profession.