Interested in becoming a secondary or all level teacher?

Students should watch the video below or participate an information session while enrolled in EDCI 3800 prior to scheduling an advising appointment.


Note: the video is for undergraduate students who are
interested in becoming a teacher.

Certification Areas

Secondary Certification Options, Grades 6-12, 7-12, or 8-12
English Language Arts and Reading Chemistry Dance
Family and Consumer Science History Hospitality, Nutrition, and Food Science
Human Development and Family Science Journalism Life Science
Mathematics Mathematics/Physics Physical Science
Science Social Studies Speech


All Level Certification Options Grades, Early Childhood-12
Art French German
Music Spanish Theatre Arts


This video is designed for undergraduate students who are interested in education but whose major is in a college other than the College of Education at UNT.

In this video we cover the following information:

  • Teacher certification options at UNT
  • Admission to teacher education requirements
  • Sequence of education courses
  • Field experience
  • Tk20
  • State Certification exams
  • Graduation vs. certification
  • Applying for the certificate

After reading each slide displayed in the video, please print off the last slide of the presentation and submit it to the College of Education Student Advising Office in Matthews Hall room 105, along with your name and student ID number.

Anyone who wants to learn about undergraduate secondary/all-level certification at UNT is welcome to view the video. Please direct any questions you may have to the Student Advising Office at 940-565-2736, or stop by Matthews Hall 105.