Office of Educator Preparation Services
The Office of Educator Preparation Services (OEPS) at Texas Woman’s University supports all TWU students seeking educator certification. Both undergraduate and graduate students can earn their initial teaching certificates at TWU. Certified educators can pursue professional certifications through graduate programs offered in the College of Professional Education. The OEPS processes all applications for certification. OEPS staff members are available to answer questions concerning certification requirements and procedures Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. OEPS is located in Stoddard Hall, Room 211.
To request information on interdisciplinary degree options or if you need help unraveling the complexity of the certification process, schedule an appointment with an OEPS advisor.
Students seeking high school subject-level certification or a certificate that covers all grade levels major in the subject area (e.g., English, Theatre Arts) of their certificate and minor in education. Students seeking degrees in the College of Arts and Sciences or the College of Health Sciences should contact the appropriate advisor below in addition to scheduling a meeting with OEPS:
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|Dance||Ilana Morgan||DGL 205Aemail@example.com|
|English||Stephen Souris||CFO firstname.lastname@example.org|
|History||Lybeth Hodges||CFO email@example.com|
|Mathematics||Cathy Banks||MCL firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Music||Vicki Baker||MUS email@example.com|
|Physical Education||Kathryn Brown||PH 208Hfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Science (Biology)||Mandy Biggers||GRB email@example.com|
|Science (Chemistry)||Rich Jones||SCI 213Pfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Social Studies||Lybeth Hodges||CFO email@example.com|
|Theatre Arts||Patrick Bynane||MUS firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Family & Consumer Sciences||Joyce Armstrong||WH 104Gemail@example.com|
The Undergraduate Minor in Education prepares educator candidates for the Texas Examinations of Educator Standards (TExES) exam (State Board for Educator Certification through the Texas Education Agency). If you are a resident of another state, contact the Office of Educator Preparation Services to determine whether our program fulfills requirements to take the certification exam in your home state.
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