Teacher Certification

  1. Make an appointment with your academic advisor to complete a Teacher Education Admission application. The form is also available on our website. If you started with another Educator Preparation Program with another entity, you will have to complete a candidate transfer form before you can be admitted.

  2. The Student Advising Office will process your application form within a week of receipt.

  3. Once you have been accepted into the Teacher Education Program, you will be eligible to register for teacher education courses. Please contact 940-565-2736 if you are blocked from registering for your teacher education courses.

Grades EC-6 or 4-8

  • Core Subjects EC-6

  • Core Subjects EC-6 with Special Education EC-12

  • Core Subjects EC-6 with Bilingual Education

  • Core Subjects EC-6 with English as a Second Language (ESL) Education

  • 4-8 Social Studies with English as a Second Language (ESL) Education

  • 4-8 Math with English as a Second Language (ESL) Education

  • 4-8 Science with English as a Second Language (ESL) Education

  • 4-8 English Language Arts and Reading with English as a Second Language (ESL) Education

Grades 6-12 or 7-12

The University of North Texas does not offer a Bachelor's degree in Secondary Education or All Level Education. You must major in the teaching field that you are planning to get certified in.

For additional information, please see the list of All Level and Secondary Education Certification Programs

  • 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

 Grades EC-12th

  • Art

  • French

  • German

  • Music

  • Physical Education

  • Spanish

  • Theater