The University of Texas at Dallas

Teacher Development Center
University of Texas at Dallas

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 (TDC). The TDC has Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in Education with an array of certifications including EC-6, 4-8 and 7-12 grades. Certifications may be added to a variety of non-education degrees so students can graduate with their degree of choice and a teaching certification. The TDC staff and highly qualified faculty posses the academic and career credentials that prepare students for successful teaching careers.



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.   Enrollment under 30,000 students
  2.   13K cost after aid
  3.   Teachers certified through the Teacher Development Center
  4.   Student ambassador program
  5.   Rolling enrollment
  6.   Intercollegiate and intramural sports
  7.   Active student life
  8.   Recently celebrated 50 years
  9.   Rapidly growing research institution
  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

UTeach Programs

Learn more about the UTeach programs offered throughout the UT System.

Interested in completing a degree in ANY field and teaching Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) in middle or high school? Already graduated and want to learn more about becoming certified?


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