Second Teaching Field in History (Grades 7-12)

For students who are seeking a teacher certification within their major and would like a second teaching field in History, the requirements are:

HIST 1310History of the United States to 18773
HIST 1320History of the United States, 1877 to Date3
HIST 2311History of World Civilization to the 17th Century3
HIST 2312History of World Civilization from the 17th Century3
HIST 3372Texas History: A Survey3
HIST 4380Historical Resources and Practices3
Select one from Group A (World History)3
Select one from Group B (European History)3
Select one from Group C (U.S. History)3
Total Hours27

All students pursuing teacher certification must apply and be accepted to the Office of Educator Preparation

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) requires multiple background checks for progression through the Educator Preparation Program. Based on information recorded in your criminal history, you may be ineligible for issuance of a teaching certificate upon completion of the Educator Preparation Program. If you have a criminal history, you may obtain a Preliminary Criminal History Evaluation from TEA. For more information, go to:  https://tea.texas.gov/Texas_Educators/Investigations/Preliminary_Criminal_History_Evaluation-FAQs/.