Texas Southmost College offers Associate of Arts (AA), Associate of Science (AS), and Associate of Arts in Teaching (AAT) degrees, as well as Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees, Level One Certificates, and Level Two Certificates. AA, AS, and AAT degrees are designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year or upper level college or university. These degrees include general education courses such as English, Mathematics, History, and Government, which are part of the 42-hour Core Curriculum requirement for most baccalaureate degree programs in Texas. For more information, consult the Core Curriculum (link) webpage.
AAS degrees and certificate programs of study are designed for students seeking immediate employment and/or career advancement. Programs are composed of an orderly, identifiable sequence of courses designed to meet specific occupational competencies and outcomes. It is important to note that AAS and certificate courses may not transfer to other institutions of higher education. Please refer to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s Transfer Resources for more information.
Texas Southmost College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificate and associate degrees.
Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Texas Southmost College.
TSC is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action institution. TSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color national origin, religion, sex, age, veteran status or disability.