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The AAT – High School (Grades 8-12) is for grades 8-12 and other Early Childhood-Grade 12. Licensure is designed to satisfy the lower-division requirements for bachelor’s degrees leading to initial Texas teacher certification in all grades 8-12 and specialized EC - 12 certification areas. The Grades 8 - 12 Certification areas are: History; Social Studies; Mathematics; Life Sciences; Physical Sciences; Science; English Language Arts & Reading; Computer Science; Technology Applications; Health Science Technology Education; Speech; Journalism; Business Education; Marketing Education; Mathematics & Physics; Agricultural Sciences & Technology; Technology Education; Languages other than English; Family and Consumer Sciences; Dance; Mathematics & Physical Science & Engineering; Human Development and Family Studies; Hospitality; Nutrition and Food Sciences; other content area teaching fields/academic disciplines/interdisciplinary TBA.

Below is a recommended course sequence that will allow a student to earn the degree. Please consult with an advisor to examine alternate sequences to meet individual academic goals.
60 credit hours 
First Semester
ENGL 1301 Composition I
MATH 1314 College Algebra
GEOL 1401 Earth Sciences for Non-Science Majors I
HIST 1301 United States History I 1
EDUC 1100 Learning Framework
Second Semester
ENGL 1302 Composition II
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication
PSYC 2301 General Psychology
BIOL 1408 Biology for Non-Science Majors I
HIST 1302 United States History II 1
First Semester
ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics
GOVT 2305 Federal Government (Federal constitution and topics)
ARTS 1304 Art History II (14th century to the present)
EDUC 1301 Introduction to the Teaching Profession
X3XX   Academic Discipline/Teaching Field 1
Second Semester
GOVT 2306 Texas Government (Texas Constitution and Topics)
EDUC 2301 Introduction to Special Populations
X3XX   Academic Discipline/Teaching Field 1
X3XX   Academic Discipline/Teaching Field 1
X3XX   Academic Discipline/Teaching Field 1
1. Additional Twelve (12) Credit hours of courses in academic disciplines or content area teaching fields