University of Texas at Arlington

School of Education

Secondary Teacher Certification Grades 8-12

Address:

701 South Nedderman Drive

Arlington, TX 76019

United States

Phone:

1-866-272-3181

Fax:

1-817-272-2046

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Secondary Teacher Certification Grades 8-12

Format: Online

Program Description:

Secondary Teacher Certification for Degreed Students (Certification Only):
EDUC 5300 - Contemporary Concerns in American Education;
EDUC 5310 - Diverse Populations in Today's Schools
EDUC 5314 - Secondary Methods
EDUC 5315 - Practicum Residency*
EDUC 5329 - Classroom Management in Secondary School Environments
READ 5345 - Content Area Reading and Writing OR READ 5326 - Secondary Language Arts Methods 18 Total credit hours
*Obtaining a full time teaching position at the level and in the content area in which the student is pursuing certification will fulfill the Practicum Residency requirement. In all cases students must register for EDUC 5315.Upon admission, students must register and successfully pass a subject/content practice exam prior to being barcoded to take the state exam. Candidates for Teacher Certification must also meet all state requirements in the teaching field/academic specialization. Depending on the studentfs score, additional subject/content courses may or may not be required. Program Director: Dr. Nancy Hadaway

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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