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TCU Teach

Earn your master’s degree and teaching certification in less than one year.

TCU Teach

You’ll earn a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree, as well as a teaching certification for grades 4 through 8 or 6/7 through 12. The 30-hour program offers both on-campus classes at TCU and clinical student teaching placement in one of the university’s partner districts, immersing you in real and diverse classrooms.

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Programs Offered


Sample Courses


  • Theories of Human Development
  • Applied Teaching and Learning with Technology
  • Understanding Exceptional Children and Youth At-Risk
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Special Admission Requirements


Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in a field related to English, mathematics, science, or social studies.

What Sets Us Apart


You’ll gain real-world experience and a broadened perspective by teaching in diverse classrooms in the Fort Worth community. The fast-paced program and cohort model allow students to build relationships with peers, professors, mentors and students.

Career Prospects


Our education students have a 100 percent hire rate and a near 100 percent pass rate on state certification exams. More than 80 percent of our graduates teach in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, mainly in public and private schools.