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  Feb 25, 2018
2015 - 2017 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Education, EC-6 Teacher Certification

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General Requirements

Students seeking EC-6 certification must complete at least 9 semester credit hours of mathematics at or above college-level algebra and at least 12 semester credit hours of science, including both life and physical sciences. They should plan accordingly when completing general education and elective course requirements.

Core Subjects

Approved major for this certification under Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) guidelines: Multidisciplinary Studies.

Phase I

All undergraduate teacher certification options require the completion of three professional foundations courses as the first phase of the program.

1PSYC 2308, PSYC 2314, and TECA 1354 are accepted in transfer as equivalent courses.
2EDUC 2301 is accepted in transfer as an equivalent course.

Phase II

*Apply for admission to program prior to registration for Phase III courses.

Phase III

*Take the appropriate diagnostic tests for the TExES prior to registration for Phase IV courses.

Phase IV

*Take content-area TExES and PPR TExES. Apply for admission to student teaching.

Phase V

*For completion of Seminar, pass content-area TExES and PPR TExES if not previously passed.

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