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Associate in Science Teacher Preparation (ASTP) (A1040T)


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Program Description

In order to complete the Associate in Science in Teacher Preparation degree at Alamance Community College, students must earn 60 hours of college credit in the categories listed in the table. All students must complete at least 31 hours from the Universal General Education Transfer Component list of courses. As part of their degree, students are required to complete one Academic Transitions course, 14 credit hours of Education courses and 11-12 credit of courses classified as general education or UGETC within the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement.

Community college graduates must obtain a grade of “C” or better in each course and an overall GPA of at least 2.7 on a 4.0 scale in order to transfer with a junior status.

Articulation Agreements

  • ICAA with constituent institutions that operate a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Education program
  • UAA with constituent institutions of The University of North Carolina that operate a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Education program

Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)


English Composition (6 semester hours required)


Humanities/Fine Arts/Communication (6 semester hours required from at least 2 subject areas)


Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 semester hours required)


Natural Sciences (8 semester hours of sequenced courses required)


Mathematics (8 semesters hours required)


Total Universal General Education Transfer Component: 31 Credit Hour(s)


Other Required General Education Hours


An additional 11-12 hours should be selected from courses classified as general education within the CAA. Students must meet thereceiving university’s foreign language and/or health and physical education requirements, if applicable, prior to or after transfer tothe senior institution.

Additional General Education Hours


An additional 11-12 hours should be selected from courses classified as general educationwithin the CAA. Students must meet the receiving university’s foreign language and/or health and physical education requirements, ifapplicable, prior to or after transfer to the senior institution.

Take additional hours from the UGETC list or from the following general education courses


Social/Behavioral Sciences


Natural Sciences


Computer Sciences


Mathematics


Total Additional General Education Hours: 11-12 Credit Hour(s)


Total Additional General Education Hours Required: 45-46 Credit Hour(s)


Other Required Hours (15 semester hours required)


Education (14 semester hours required)


Academic Transition


Total Additional Hours of Electives: 15 Credit Hour(s)


Total Hours Needed for Associate in Science Teach Preparation Degree: 60-61 Credit Hour(s)


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