Aug 11, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2019-2020 Catalog and Student Handbook Archived Catalog

Secondary Education - English (A.S.T.) TTP


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Secondary Education - English
Associate of Science in Teaching

 

Students should check with the university to which they intend to transfer in case there are additional requirements needed for admittance to the Teacher Education Program.

Additional A.S.T. degree requirements:

  • Attainment of a 2.75 cumulative GPA
  • ACT score of 21 or successful completion of the PRAXIS CORE exam (MTSU and UTC require a 22 ACT score.)
  • Satisfactory ratings on an index of suitability for the teaching profession

GENERAL EDUCATION (41 credit hours)


History (6 credit hours)


Mathematics (3 credit hours)


Natural Science (8 credit hours)


BIOL 1010 Introduction to Biology  cannot be paired with BIOL 1110  or BIOL 1120  to meet the General Education science requirement.  (Unless otherwise noted, a sequence is not required.) 

AREA OF EMPHASIS REQUIREMENTS (19 credit hours)


Semester Hours Credit: 60 (or see notes below)


All secondary education english majors who are required to take Learning Support must also complete MSCC 1300 First Year Experience , and the degree program will require 63 credit hours.

 

Students who intend to take the PRAXIS exam should take MATH 1420  to prepare.

Fall or Spring Start - Recommended Full Time Schedule


The following is a recommended full time schedule. Learning Support, pre-requisites and other academic factors may impact this schedule.  See your advisor to create a degree plan.

GPS (Graduation Planning System), along with the correct catalog, should be utilized by students for all of their educational planning.  Students can monitor their progress toward a degree or certificate and view missing requirements with the GPS audit, which is accessible through MyMotlow.

Semester One (16 credit hours)


Semester Two (14 credit hours)


Semester Three (15 credit hours)


Semester Four (15 credit hours)


  • ENGL 2110  OR ENGL 2120  OR ENGL 2220  (choose two) - 6 sem hrs cr
  • Foreign Language Sequence - 3 sem hrs cr
  • History - 3 sem hrs cr
  • Social/Behavioral Sciences - 3 sem hrs cr

Recommended Part Time Schedule-Fall and Spring Start


The following is a recommended part time schedule. Learning Support, pre-requisites and other academic factors may impact this schedule.  See your advisor to create a degree plan.

GPS (Graduation Planning System), along with the correct catalog, should be utilized by students for all of their educational planning.  Students can monitor their progress toward a degree or certificate and view missing requirements with the GPS audit, which is accessible through MyMotlow.

Semester One (10 credit hours)


Semester Two (7 credit hours)


Semester Three (9 credit hours)


Semester Four (10 credit hours)


  • Humanities/Fine Arts (one must be Literature) - 6 sem hrs cr
  • Natural Science - 4 sem hrs cr

Semester Five (9 credit hours)


Semester Six (9 credit hours)


  • ENGL 2110  OR ENGL 2120  OR ENGL 2220   (choose one) - 3 sem hrs cr
  • Foreign Language Sequence - 3 sem hrs cr
  • History - 3 sem hrs cr

Semester Seven (6 credit hours)


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