Angelo State University is accredited by the Texas Education Agency to recommend candidates for state educator initial certification and for additional certification.
|Specialization||What You’ll Learn||Who We’re Seeking|
|Create employee training and development activities for the benefit of the individual and the organization.||Our advanced instructor option targets those who are seeking opportunities in curriculum development, instructional design, program evaluation, instructional coaching, or training and instruction in corporate, military, government or nonprofit settings. You have opportunities to develop a portfolio of working curriculum and instruction documents appropriate to present to potential employers.|
|Professional Education||Develop engaging curriculum and use innovative instruction for dual credit and community college courses.||
Our professional education option targets certified teachers who are seeking opportunities to teach dual credit courses at the high school level or teach their content at a community college or other two-year institution. You must complete 18 hours in your field in addition to the curriculum and instruction courses. Concentrations are available in:
Please note, some courses may run 16 weeks depending on your subject selection.
|Teacher Studies||Inspire change and impart knowledge to students in the classroom.||
Our teacher studies program option targets those who are seeking the credentials to become a classroom teacher in the public, private and charter school setting. The Teacher Studies option is accredited by the Texas Education Agency (TEA).
Application and admission to the Educator Preparation Program (EPP) is a prerequisite for teacher certification.
Experiential Learning Activities
No matter which specialization you choose, our courses include active and experiential learning activities designed to prepare you for your post-graduation career. You will gain extensive experience through the application of theories and strategies, as well as through practical assessments.
Interaction with instructors and classmates is not only encouraged, but expected. Our faculty model and practice the theories and strategies taught, and you have the opportunity to connect with your classmates to fuel discussions. You can also join our student organizations for networking and professional development.
Committed to Your Success
Whether you’re pursuing a master’s degree, doctoral degree or certificate/certification, you have access to all the services in our College of Graduate Studies and Research. You’ll find information and resources for everything from registering for classes and writing a thesis – to available graduate/teaching assistantships and graduate research opportunities.