Why should students enroll in our teacher education courses at LSC-University Park?

Award-winning and highly trained instructors

Work with our award winning and highly-trained professors who have over 30 years experience in Texas public and private schools. Our instructors are fully certified as Texas teachers and administrators. They have many years experience teaching teacher education courses for Lone Star College, too.  These top professors are only guaranteed at LSC-University Park.

Innovative service learning program

Register for our innovative service learning/field experience program, which was nationally recognized by the National Association of Community College Teacher Education Program (NACCTEP) as a “Model of Success for Service Learning”, this year. This model of success is only used at LSC-University Park.

Best Practices

Students experience instructional rigor and innovative technology by designing an iwebfolio is only taught at LSC-Universtiy Park.  

Field trips and hands-on learning

Attend well-planned field trips and orientations to learn about award-winning public, private and charter schools with your classmates and professor.  Explore unique science and special education sites to better prepare for certifications in these high-need areas. Class field trips are only offered at LSC-University Park.

Leadership and Enrichment Activities

Participate in the Teachers2B /Association of Texas Professional Educators (ATPE) Club which provides students an opportunity for enrichment activities and improving their leadership skills on the local and state levels. This academic and professional club can only be found at LSC-University Park.

Why pursue an Associates of Arts in Teaching (AAT) at LSC-University Park?

Save Money

Community colleges offer lower tuition rates than universities. Metro also serves the LSC-University Park area.

Smooth Transfer

Complete your course work (60 hours) here in order to transfer. More courses are guaranteed to transfer to more universities in Texas if you complete the entire AAT.

Increase Job Marketability

Work at local ISDs as a paraprofessional after completing your AAT degree.

Easy Transfer to Universities

Save on housing and transportation costs by living at home and transferring to universities located on our campus. Contact our partner universities: Sam Houston State University and University of Houston-Downtown at our University Center.
Reverse graduation recognition is available after you graduate with a four-year degree. Your transcript will show the AAT and bachelor’s degrees completed.