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Begin working with school-age students as early as your first year in the program. It’s one reason our 5-year retention rate for new teachers is among the highest in Texas.
Many local school districts offer competitive, starting salaries in North Texas. For example, the starting salary for a new teacher for Arlington ISD is $58,400 for the 2021-2022 school year.
UTA is nationally accredited by AAQEP. We are the third institution in Texas to achieve this national recognition and the only Carnegie classified R1 Doctoral University in Texas to do so.Accreditations
Want to be in high demand as a teacher? Our Bachelor of Science in Education offers certification in Grades 4-8 Math or Science, or Early Childhood - Grade 12 Special Education, three of Texas' most high-need areas! Talk to a recruiter or request information about our bachelor's degrees to learn more.
Applying after the priority deadline? Admissions applications are welcome at any time. We will process your application as quickly as possible and every attempt will be made to ensure consideration for the desired semester. However, for priority consideration, apply by the priority deadline.
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Class of 2024 | Early Childhood - Grade 6/ESL
One thing I believe a prospective Education student needs to know is that you are not alone! If there is something you do not understand, your professors and peers will be there to guide you and help you understand. Our student Education community is close because we are all here for one reason, to become the best future educators!
Experiential Major Maps are designed to help undergraduate students choose the correct courses needed to complete a degree at UTA as well as highlight important co-curricular activities. These documents integrate career, service and other experiential learning opportunities to help students get connected on campus. Following the map will help you achieve the Maverick Advantage program, which encourages the development of marketable skills through experiential learning opportunities inside and outside the classroom within the five distinguishing activities!
The undergraduate catalog for the College of Education's Department of Curriculum and Instruction has all the information you need to learn more about the program. Use the catalog to view bachelor's degree admission requirements for the college, details about field experiences/clinical teaching opportunities at local schools, required classes, and more.
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Explore our cost of attendance and your options for paying for your bachelor's degree at the University of Texas at Arlington. Deadlines may apply; applications may be required.
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