Tarleton’s TMATE program offering information session

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, November 30, 2018

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — An information session for students interested in the Tarleton Model for Accelerated Teacher Education (TMATE) program is scheduled for 6 p.m. Monday, Dec.10, at the university’s Fort Worth location, 6777 Camp Bowie Blvd.

Prospective students will learn admission requirements, graduate program options and instructions for applying to the program.

Established in 1986, TMATE was one of the first university-based alternative teacher certification programs approved in Texas. Since then, thousands of people have made successful career transitions into the teaching profession through TMATE.

TMATE is a year-long graduate program for students with a bachelor’s degree who want to become certified school teachers.

For more information on TMATE, go to www.tarleton.edu/TMATE.

Tarleton, founding member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student-focused, value-driven educational experience, marked by academic innovation and a dedication to transform today’s scholars into tomorrow’s leaders. Offering degree programs in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian and online to more than 13,000 students, Tarleton engages with communities through real-world learning experiences to address societal needs while maintaining its core values of integrity, leadership, tradition, civility, excellence and service.

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Contact: Phil Riddle, News & Information Specialist
817-484-4415
[email protected]

A founding member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of more than 15,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, A&M RELLIS at Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity, and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.