BS-IS Teacher Certification (EC-6 Generalist with ESL or Bilingual)
Tarleton’s teacher education program emphasizes broad general education as a foundation for mastery of teaching skills and specialized knowledge in an academic discipline. The teacher preparation program prepares highly qualified teachers for Texas and the nation. Students must make separate application to the teacher education program when enrolled in EDU320. Requirements for admission in to the program may be found in the Tarleton catalog, website, http://www.tarleton.edu/eps/TEP/requirements/index.html, or by calling the contact information below.
The Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies offers students three distinct options: EC-6 Generalist, EC-6 Bilingual, and
All Level Special Education emphasis. All programs include ESL Certification.
The EC-6 Generalist prepares teachers for certification to teach grade levels Early Childhood through Grade 6.
The EC-6 Bilingual prepares teachers for certification to teach grade levels Early Childhood through Grade 6
with Bilingual certification.
All level Special Education prepares teachers to work with gifted students and students with special needs,
as well as grades EC-6.
Prospective students are highly encouraged to speak with an advisor prior to applying to The University.