The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for the Associate of Arts degree at Texarkana College.

 

 Freshman Year

First Semester Hours Second SemesterHours
ENGL 1301 (core)
Composition I
3ENGL 1302 or ENGL 2311 (core)
Composition II or Technical & Business Writing
3
HIST 1301 (core)
United States History I
3HIST 1302 (core)
United States History II
3
EDUC/PSYC 1300 (core)
Learning Frameworks
3SPCH 1315
Public Speaking
3
MATH 1314 (core)
College Algebra
3MATH 1350
Mathematics for Teachers I
3
ARTS 1301, DRAM 1310 / 2366, or MUSI 1306 (core)
Art Appreciation or Introduction to Theater or
Film Appreciation or Music Appreciation
3PHYS 1315 + 1115 or core science + lab (core)
Physical Science I
4
Total15 Total16

Sophomore Year

First SemesterHours Second SemesterHours
EDUC 2301
Introduction to Special Populations
3Pick one: Social & Behavioral Science (any core course)
PSYC 2301/2308 General or Child Psychology
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development
SOCI 1301 Introductory Sociology
3
BIOL 1308* + 1108 or core science + lab (core)
Biology for Non-Science Majors I
4BIOL 1309* + 1109 or core science + lab (core)
Biology for Non-Science Majors II
4
GOVT 2305 (core)
Federal Government
3GOVT 2306 (core)
Texas Government
3
MATH 1351
Mathematics for Teachers II
3EDUC 1301
Introduction to the Teaching Profession
3
HIST 2321 or 2322 (core)
World Civilizations I or II
3
Total16 Total
General Studies
EC – 6 Generalist (Teaching) AA Total
13

60

* BIOL 1308/1108 and BIOL 1309/1109 are preferred; however, any Biology will be accepted.