The Teacher Development Center serves UT Dallas students who are interested in making teaching their career.
- All teacher candidates pass their TExES exams prior to student/clinical teaching.
- 98-100% of our candidates are certified each year.
- Our teacher certification program is accredited by the Texas Education Agency.
Many of our graduates have gone on to become principals and executive directors; our graduates include a Teacher of the Year in Garland ISD, Teacher of the Year in Plano ISD, Milken Educator Award winner, Superintendent Service Award winner and a professor of Curriculum and Instruction in the Natural Sciences in our program.