Tyler Junior College


8-12 Grade Levels - Science (AAT)

Associate of Arts in Teaching | 2015-2016 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 60
Communications Core (6 hrs)

ENGL 1301 Composition I
Select 1 Communications Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Mathematics Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Mathematics Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Life and Physical Sciences Core (6 hrs)

Select 2 Life and Physical Sciences Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Language, Philosophy and Culture Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Creative Arts Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Creative Arts Core course; See Core Curriculum.

American History Core (6 hrs)

HIST 1301 United States History I
Select 1 American History Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Government/Political Science Core (6 hrs)

GOVT 2305 Federal Government
GOVT 2306 Texas Government

Social and Behavioral Sciences Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Social and Behavioral Sciences Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Component Area Option Core (6 hrs)

EDUC 1300 Learning Framework
Select 1 Component Area Option Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Major in Education 8-12 Science

EDUC 1301 Introduction to the Teaching Profession 
EDUC 2301 Introduction to Special Populations
Choose 2:
BIOL 2401 Anatomy & Physiology I OR
    BIOL 2402 Anatomy & Physiology II OR
    BIOL 2404 Anatomy & Physiology OR
    BIOL 2406 Environmental Biology OR
    BIOL 2416 Genetics OR
    CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I OR
    CHEM 1412 General Chemistry II OR
    CHEM 2423 Organic Chemistry I OR
    CHEM 2425 Organic Chemistry II OR
    PHYS 1401 College Physics I OR
    PHYS 1402 College Physics II OR
    PHYS 1403 Stars and Galaxies OR
    PHYS 1404 Solar System OR
    PHYS 1405 Elementary Physics I OR
    PHYS 2425 University Physics I OR
    PHYS 2426 University Physics II OR
    GEOL 1403 Physical Geology OR
    GEOL 1404 Historical Geology
Select any number of elective hours needed to bring the total semester hours to no fewer than 60.

∆Classes chosen in major must be different from courses used for Core requirements.

NOTE: For those students who are planning to transfer to the University of Texas at Tyler or to Stephen F. Austin State University, please work closely with an academic advisor to review transfer plan in place at these two universities.

NOTE: This program requires a field based experience. Students are responsible for transportation.