UT Tyler School of Education

Initial Certification Programs

The School of Education offers multiple solutions for candidates interested in becoming an educator (initial teacher certification). Being an educator is a fantastic profession! It is the profession that shapes all other professions, touches the future, and one can only imagine the amazing potential of the students in your classroom. Teaching is not just a job – it is a profession with a mission!!

We are pleased to offer the following options:

Undergraduate Options:


Post-Baccalaureate Option:

For issues or complaints about this educator preparation program, email by going to http://www.tea.texas.gov (the complaints link is located in the red banner at the bottom of the home page) or mail to Correspondence Management, Texas Education Agency, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX 78701.