Program Benefits
  • Guaranteed Lowest Program Fees
    A Teacher Quality Grant allows us to provide the lowest program fees in Texas.

  • Teacher Placement Service
    Your certification and employment as a classroom teacher is our top priority. Our School First Initiative® opens the door to partner school districts throughout the nation.

  • Full Online Program
    Our fully web-based program conveniently allows you to study anytime/anywhere.

  • Continuous Enrollment
    Our rolling admission policy eliminates unnecessary application deadlines and lets you begin the teacher certification process immediately.

  • Earn Multiple Teaching Certifications
    Increase your marketability and professional skill sets by pursuing multiple teaching certifications simultaneously with no additional program fees.

  • National/International Internships
    12-week clinical teaching internships are available worldwide.

  • Doctoral-level Faculty
    Each faculty member holds a terminal degree in his/her respective specialization and many years of experience within the public education arena. Their expertise is the foundation of our program.

  • Nationally-Recognized Curriculum
    Our blended curriculum connects neuroscience research to instructional practice. Our candidates are equipped to positively impact the academic achievement of K-12 students.

  • Professional Development/Urban Residency Instructional Model
    Our research-based program model ensures that our graduates are equipped to positively impact the academic achievement of K-12 students.

  • Program Alignment with State and National Standards
    Our standards-based program is intensive, rigorous, and designed to prepare highly qualified and effective teachers for 21st century K-12 schools.

  • Individualized Payment Plans
    We ease the transition into the teaching profession by allowing candidates to design personalized payment plans aligned to their particular financial circumstances.

  • Flexible Enrollment and Program Completion Schedule
    Our rolling admission policy allows you to start and finish the program anytime/anywhere.

  • Professional Mentors
    You are not alone. Trained, professional mentors with many years of classroom experience are provided for each teacher candidate enrolled in the internship seminar.

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