The Teacher Certification Program for Undergraduate Students is a 30-hour program that fulfills all requirements for a Texas Standard Teaching Certificate. Coursework includes professional education courses and extensive field experiences. The program is designed for students who are interested in pursuing teacher certification at the secondary level.
Our dedicated faculty offers new teachers an exceptional amount of personal contact, coaching, support, and supervision through this rigorous academic program. Teacher candidates receive a support team of a field supervisor, a mentor and a cooperating teacher for multiple semesters of observation and teaching experiences.
Professional education courses include extensive study of the structure, culture, and curriculum of secondary schools and their diverse students; and the developmental psychology of children and adolescents.