Associate of Science in Teaching Degree

Division of Mathematics, Science, and Education

Curriculum Based on Tennessee Board of Regents Universities

Elementary Education, K-6 Emphasis

 

General Education Component    Hours
Communication ENGL 1010, 1020, Basic Speech  9
Humanities

One Literature Course from Approved List             

Art Appreciation or Music Appreciation                    

One Additional Humanities Course from Approved List

3
3
3
History HIST 201, 2020, or 2030 6
Social/Behavioral Science 

World Regional Geography

American Government (Political Science)

3
3
Natural/Physical Sciences

Biological/Life Science

Physical Science

4
4
Mathematics Math Course from Approved List 3
Total   41
     
Remaining Nineteen Hours    
  Introduction to Education  3
 

Introduction to Special Education or Development of the Exceptional Child

 

Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology, Life Span Development, or Human Growth and Development

3


3
 
  MATH 1410 and 1420 6
  Additional Science (Earth Science, Geology, or Astronomy) 4

 

Attainment of 2.75 cumulative grade point average

 

Successful completion of Praxis I

Satisfactory rating on an index of suitability for the teaching profession (procedure will be developed through collaboration between university and community college representatives)