|Fill out the information form. (You must have first completed your bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with a 3.0 or higher GPA over the last 60 hours.)|
|Apply to grad school.|
|Begin your coursework with an online orientation course and your first two classes, EDUC 5351 (Foundations of American Education) and EDUC 5352 (Planning/Teaching/Learning Processes), as shown in the degree plan linked from the home page.|
|Take and pass your TExES content test if you plan to student teach and/or intern.|
Complete your field experience as either of the following:
|Take and pass the state's PPR exam (Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities). The PPR is a requirement to become certified by the State of Texas. We will provide an online review and practice test. The classes you have taken have focused on the skills you will need to both pass the test and become a master teacher.|
After completing the above steps, you will complete any remaining coursework and contact Certification Officer Rose Zuniga to apply for certification with the Texas Education Agency.
Questions? Contact Dr. Kimberly Reinhardt at firstname.lastname@example.org or 361-825-2674