Advanced Placement (AP) Summer Institute Registration

Secondary teachers of Advanced Placement classes can register now for College Board-approved professional development courses, conveniently located at UT Dallas.

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We welcome our student veterans. Click here to visit the Veteran Services Center.

Notices and Resources

Learn more about the practice TExES exam and review workshops for PPR and CORE Subjects prep.

Educator Supply and Demand Workforce in Texas

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The University of Texas at Dallas Teacher Certification programs provide rigorous, university-based coursework with extensive field experience, including student teaching or a supervised post-baccalaureate internship to students interested in making teaching and/or school administration their career.

Many of our graduates have gone on to become principals and executive directors; our graduates include a Teacher of the Year in Garland ISD, Teacher of the Year in Plano ISD, Milken Educator Award winner, Superintendent Service Award winner and a professor of Curriculum and Instruction in the Natural Sciences in our program.

UT Dallas offers Teacher Certification options for both undergraduate and for post-baccalaureate students.

Teacher Certification

Learn about the certification areas offered by the Teacher Development Center (TDC), as well as field experience, student-clinical teaching and internship opportunities.

Prospective Students

View the admission requirements for undergraduate/transfer students or post-baccalaureate students.

Certification Tests

Learn more about the Texas Examinations of Educator Standards (TExES) exams and how to prepare with practice tests, review videos and more.

Program Performance Information

  • All teacher candidates pass their TExES exams prior to student/clinical teaching.
  • 98 – 100% of our candidates are certified each year.
  • Our teacher certification program is accredited by TEA (Texas Education Agency).