Texas Teacher Certification: 7-12, EC-12

Program Level: Degrees
Department: Public Service
Institute: Public Service
College: NLC

What is the AAT Degree Program Texas Teacher Certification: 7-12, EC-12?

AAT Degree Program Texas Teacher Certification targets individuals who have a desire to enter the field of education as a teacher, school administrator, counselor, or some aspect of child/adolescent development. The AAT is fully transferable to all Texas public universities which offer applicable Baccalaureate Degrees leading to initial teacher certification. Students should check with the college department, the transfer center, or the university to which they plan to transfer for additional information.

What will I learn?

Topics might emphasize child growth and development, performance assessment and classroom management. In addition to offering insight into the teaching profession, such programs provide exposure to different areas of education.

What can I do with this course of study?

An associate's degree in teaching education may qualify students for entry-level careers or 4-year teacher education programs. From there, students could go on to pursue a variety of teaching positions that don't necessarily require licensure. The program also prepares students who intend to transfer to bachelors level programs and pursue teaching licensure.

What's special about this program?

With an associate of arts in teaching, you have a strong foundation to pursue a bachelor's degree in education.

Earning an associate of arts in teaching education can afford you the opportunity to help children achieve their full potential

 Associate of Arts in Teaching