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2019 - 2020 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog 
2019 - 2020 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Education, Secondary (Grades 6-12, 7-12, or 8-12) Teacher Certification

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  • Business Education 6-12
  • Chemistry 7-12
  • Computer Science 8-12
  • English Language Arts and Reading 7-12
  • History 7-12
  • Journalism 7-12
  • Life Science 7-12
  • Mathematics 7-12
  • Physical Science 6-12
  • Science 7-12
  • Social Studies 7-12
  • Speech 7-12

Core Subjects

Approved majors for these certifications: English Language Arts/Reading [English]; History [History]; Social Studies [History, Political Science]; Mathematics [Mathematics]; Life Science [Biology]; Chemistry; Physical Science [Chemistry]; Science [Biology]; Speech [Communication].

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.

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

Phase II

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

Phase III

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

Methods course for the respective content area:

Phase IV

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

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