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Teacher Certification Options (Graduate Level)

Have a bachelor's degree and want to teach in Texas? Join us virtually to learn about UTA's three options for aspiring educators: our Initial Teacher Certification preparation program, our M.Ed. in Teaching with initial teacher certification, and our M.Ed. in Special Education with initial teacher certification

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M.Ed. in Mind, Brain, and Education

Explore human cognition and learning from neurological and psychological perspectives with our 100% online M.Ed. in Mind, Brain, and Education.

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M.Ed. in Special Education (without certification)

Improve your expertise as an educator and learn to meet the needs of students with disabilities with our 100% online M.Ed. in Special Education (without certification).

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Hispanic Serving Leadership Graduate Preparation Certificate

Explore how our graduate-level certificate can help you empower Hispanic student success. The next session is from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. May 16 (Monday). 

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UTA Admissions events

UTA's central admissions office also hosts events for freshmen, transfers, graduate, and international students where you can learn more about financial aid, housing, and more!

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View Recorded Information Sessions

Re-watch previous recordings of information sessions to learn more about our programs. Please note that dates, deadlines and other information may have changed. For the most up-to-date information, schedule an appointment with one of our recruiters or browse our website.

Bachelor's Degrees

Want to be a teacher? Explore undergraduate degree options at the UTA College of Education for students who want become certified to teach. In this information session, recorded Oct. 19, 2021, you'll learn about the different certification options, what public school teachers in our area typically make, how to apply, and more.

M.Ed. in Teaching + Teacher Certification Options

Have a bachelor's degree and want to teach in Texas? Re-watch this recorded info session to explore two-options for becoming a teacher in Texas through our initial teacher certification preparation program only or Master of Education in Teaching.

M.Ed. in Mind, Brain, and Education

Explore how our 100% online Master of Education in Mind, Brain, and Education, will develop your understanding and expertise of human cognition and learning from neurological and psychological perspectives.

M.Ed. Special Education

Improve your expertise as an educator and learn to meet the needs of students with disabilities with our 100% online Master of Education in Special Education.

Higher Education Administration Emphasis + Dual Degree with Social Work + B.A. to Ph.D.

Thinking about advancing your career in K-12 schools, as a higher education professional administrator, or as a college/university professor? Tune into this information session (recorded on Oct. 12, 2021), to learn about the B.A. to Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies with the Higher Education Administration Emphasis, the M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies with the Higher Education Emphasis, and the dual M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies with the Higher Education Administration Emphasis + the Master of Social Work.

Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

Learn about the Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at the University of Texas College of Education. This presentation was recorded on Nov. 2, 2021.

Graduate Degrees (All Programs)

Explore many degrees and certifications available for aspiring and current educational professionals through the University of Texas at Arlington. Master's and doctoral program offerings via the College of Education include teacher/principal certification, educational leadership and policy studies (with higher education administration emphasis), as well as opportunities in curriculum and instruction. This information session, recorded Oct. 26, 2021, is ideal for individuals who aren't sure which graduate program to pursue and those who want to learn more about UTA's College of Education.

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About Our Programs

Bachelor's Degrees 

Graduate Level Teacher Certification Options 

M.Ed. in Mind, Brain, and Education 

M.Ed. in Special Education

B.A. to Ph.D., M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies with Higher Education Administration Emphasis, and Dual Degree with Social Work 

Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies 

Graduate Degrees (All Programs) 

*These presentations are provided for informational purposes. Please note that dates, requirements, and other information are subject to change. New presentations will be added as they become available. In the event of a conflict with the material presented, please refer to UTA's Official Graduate Catalog. 

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