University of Texas at Dallas

College of Education

Synergistic Education Partner

The University of Texas at Dallas prides itself on its outstanding reputation for producing excellent teachers. UT Dallas offers field experiences and coursework leading to certification through its Teacher Development Center. This certification program uses the many resources of the University rather than relying on a school of education.

University of Texas at Dallas

Turnaround Partnership Initiative



All teacher candidates pass their TExES exams prior to student/clinical teaching



All teacher candidates are certified each year


No Student Debt

67% of seniors graduate with no student debt

Fast Facts

Top 10

  1. Teachers certified through the Teacher Development Center
  2. Student ambassador program
  3. Rolling enrollment
  4. Intercollegiate and intramural sports
  5. Active student life
  6. University less than 50 years old
  7. 13K cost after aid
  8. Rapidly growing research institution
  9. Enrollment under 30,000 students
  10. 68% acceptance rate / 71% graduation rate

Areas of Distinction

Teacher Certification Program is accredited by the Texas Education Agency

Many graduates become award-winning principals, executive directors and superintendents

graduates include Teachers of the Year around Texas and Milken Educator Award winners

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