Education Graduate

K-5 Elementary Education A.S.T.


Teaching preparation starts here.

Nashville State’s K-5 Elementary Education Associate of Science in Teaching (AST) degree offers preparation for students seeking to be elementary teachers. The AST degree prepares students to continue their pursuit of a bachelor's degree and the certification required to teach children in kindergarten through fifth grade in public and private schools in Tennessee.

Transfer Guaranteed

Guarantee your successful transfer to complete your bachelor's degree at a Tennessee public university with the help of Tennessee Transfer Pathways (TTPs). Complete all the courses exactly as listed on the K-5 Elementary Education AST degree TTP at Nashville State, and all courses are guaranteed to count toward the university major in elementary education.

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