Secondary Teacher Certification

Graduate certificate online program offered by UNT

The Online Teacher Certification Program was designed for students who have a bachelor's degree and want to earn initial secondary teacher certification at the graduate level.

The program consists of 12 graduate credit hours and a 6-hour mentored internship. Content for all four courses is delivered 100 percent online. English Language Arts and Reading candidates may be required to complete up to two additional reading courses in order to meet the state requirements. Contact the program advisors for information about reading coursework.

How it Works

  • 24-hour program equivalent to 8 courses
  • 4 courses of online coursework (12 hours)
  • 2 courses as electives (6 hours)
  • 2 courses of student teaching or practicum (6 hours)