Interested in teacher certification?
In case you are interested in becoming certified to teach, click on the tab INITIAL (TEACHER CERTIFICATION) on the left hand side. From there, you will find several internal links including the steps to become certified, certification plans, lists of certification advisors, field experiences, application form to be admitted to the teacher certification program, certification exams (TExES), and student teaching.
If you need more information beyond what is available on the web site, please contact:
College of Education
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin
4901 E. University Blvd.
Odessa, TX 79762
Phone: (432) 552-2120
Fax: (432) 552-2125
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The College of Education at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), 2010 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036; phone (202) 466-7496. This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs and advanced educator preparation programs. NCATE is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation to accredit programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional school personnel.