Teacher Certification and Advanced Educator Preparation at UNT

Welcome to the UNT Educator Preparation Office (EPO)! 

Wherever you may be on your journey to becoming a teacher or earning an advanced professional educator certificate* at UNT, the EPO is here to support you.

Here is where you can learn more about admission to the Teacher Education Program (TED), applying for early field experience and clinical teaching, TExES exams, and the steps to apply for your official certificate once you have completed your program.

Check our calendar for Admissions and Clinical Practice application dates for each semester, to sign up for free TExES practice exams, and important announcements. Each office in the EPO also has its own page which contains resources to help you every step of the way.

*UNT is accredited by the Texas Education Agency to prepare future teachers, as well as school principals, superintendents, school librarians, school counselors, educational diagnosticians, and reading specialists.

Teacher Ed Program Admissions

College of Education Appeal, Review and Retention

Students may appeal Teacher Education admission requirements or decisions or appeal Teacher Education program requirements or decisions.  Please follow the this link for additional information:

COE Appeal, Review, and Retention



Mailing address:

1155 Union Circle, #311337
Denton, TX  76203-5017