Teaching: 8–12 EC–12 Other Than Special Education

Teaching: 8–12 EC–12 Other Than Special Education

Associate of Arts in Teaching Degree

Available at: Heritage Campus

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Program Overview

The AAT for Grades 8–12 and other Early Childhood through Grade 12 licensure satisfies the lower-division requirements for bachelor's degrees leading to initial Texas teacher certification in all 8–12 and specialized EC–12 certification areas. The Grades 8–12 Certification areas are: Arts; History; Social Studies; Mathematics; Life Sciences; Physical Sciences; English Language Arts & Reading; Speech; Journalism.


Students planning to continue at a senior college should consult an advisor concerning degree requirements of the college to which transfer is intended.


Page last updated September 13, 2022.

Contact Information

Kinesiology & Education
101 Baldwin blvd.
Corpus Christi, Texas 78404
(361) 698-1334