Teacher Education Program

The following information is for undergraduate students seeking teacher certification at UNT. Students interested in teaching high school Computer Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Math or Physics, please visit Teach North Texas for information.

Post-Baccalaureate or Graduate student, please contact the Teacher Education and Administration Department for more information.

Admission to the Teacher Education Program is required to complete a degree plan that leads to teacher certification.

To apply for admission to UNT’s Teacher Education Program, students must have:

Students who meet all requirements should schedule an advising appointment and bring all application materials, including a completed application form, to the appointment to be admitted to the Teacher Education Program. Appointments can be scheduled in person at the Student Advising Office in Matthews Hall Room 105 or call 940-565-2736. Following processing by a COE Advisor, students who meet admission requirements will receive a formal offer of admission. This offer must be accepted within 72 hours to complete the admission process. 

  1. 60 or more earned credit hours
  2. 2.75 or higher Overall GPA
  3. 2.75 or higher UNT GPA
  4. TSI completion
  5. Approved Interview Questionnaire (instructions below)
  6. Active enrollment at UNT
  7. Official degree audit that includes certification

Interview Questionnaire

Students applying to the Teacher Education Program are required to complete the UNT Teacher Education Admission Interview Questionnaire through Foliotek.

Teacher Education Program applications

Interdisciplinary Studies Students (Grades EC-6 and 4-8) TEd Program application.
Secondary and All-Level (non-TNT) Education Students TEd Program application.