Are you interested in becoming a teacher? An Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in education can prepare you to transfer to a four-year university to obtain a bachelor’s degree. Earning an AAS degree first at our affordable tuition rate will save you thousands of dollars on the first half of a four-year degree.

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Program Home Campus

Covington; general education classes may be offered at other campuses

Entry time

Fall or spring terms


Associate in applied science degree.

Program Length

(After any developmental needs are met and if enrolled in 12 to 15 credit hours per semester)

  • Associate degree: Two years

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Associate in Applied Science

  • Education:Teacher Preparation Option