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LSC-CyFair Education Department

Division 5: Transitional Studies, Education & Student Success

Office: CASA 114
Front Desk: 832.482.1053
Fax: 281.290.3518

Associate of Arts in Teaching (AAT) Program

Lone Star College-CyFair students interested in the field of Education can take the courses offered in our Associate of Arts in Teaching (AAT) Program. These courses align with State Board for Educator Certification Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities Standards. The degree plan satisfies the core requirements for baccalaureate programs at four-year institutions that lead to initial Texas teacher certification.

The Alternative Teacher Certification Program

Lone Star College-CyFair has established its Alternative Teacher Certification Program to help alleviate the teacher shortage in the State of Texas. The proposal was approved by SBEC, August 2002.

Certification Areas

We are currently certifying in the following areas:

  • Early Childhood - 6th Grade:
    Generalist, Bilingual Education Supplement-Spanish
  • Early Childhood - 12th Grade:
    Art, Health, Physical Education, Special Education, Music, Theatre Arts
  • Grades 4 - 8:
    Bilingual Generalist-Spanish, ELAR, ELAR/SS, ESL Generalist, Generalist, Mathematics, Math/Science, Science, Social Studies
  • Grades 6 - 12:
    Latin, Spanish, French
  • Grades 8 - 12:
    ELAR, Life Science, Mathematics, Physical Science, Physics/Math, Social Studies, Science, Speech, History
  • Supplements:
    ESOL Supplement, Special Education Supplement

Faculty and Staff

Jason LaPres
Office: CASA 114D

Anna Schmidt
Office: CASA 114D

Dr. Hilary Harris
Department Chair
Office: CASA 325N

Fay Lee
Lead Faculty

Alternative Teacher Certification Department

Phone: 281.290.3957
Fax: 281.290.5932
Hours: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. M-F (closed on Fridays during the summer)
Office: CASA 116