The College of Education Advising Center website is the source for information about undergraduate degree programs offered through the College of Education at Texas State.
The College of Education Undergraduate Advising Center is the source for information about undergraduate programs within the College of Education at Texas State. We've compiled a few helpful notes to assist you as you explore our web site's extensive resources for current and prospective students:
You can confirm these dates as well as learn about other important deadlines by viewing the Academic Calendar.
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Graduation Application Deadline: October 10, 2014
Students must indicate their intent to graduate by applying for graduation by the Graduation Application Deadline stated on the Academic Calendar. If a student fails to complete the required courses in time for a planned graduation, the student will need to submit an additional graduation application in the following semester.
Please note that graduate students apply for graduation through the Graduate College.
The advising staff will correspond with you via your Texas State email address regarding your application status and graduation following submission of your application.
Spring 2015 applications will be open on September 2nd, 2014.
For additional details, please refer to the Department of Curriculum & Instruction website.
If you are planning to student teach in Spring 2015, you must attend at least one of the Student Teaching Round-up meetings scheduled between September 15-19, 2014. Students planning to teach "Out of Area" must also attend the meeting on September 19. If you have previously applied for student teaching but did not student teach, you must attend another Round-Up meeting. Students who do not attend a Round-Up meeting will be required to wait until Fall 2015 to student teach.
Academic advisors do not have the ability to place students into closed classes; this is reserved for academic departments. If you are trying to get into a closed class, please contact the department that offers the course to inquire about their procedure for appealing to get into a closed class.
Waitlist Function (available for most Curriculum & Instruction and Health & Human Performance classes):
Prior to the first day of class, you can utilize the waitlist function in the registration system. For instructions on how to use this function, please refer to the following link:
Department of Curriculum & Instruction
If the waitlist function is unavailable, or on the first day of class, fill out the C&I Department Course Override/Appeal Request on the department's website. As space permits, students may be allowed into closed classes.
For Main Campus students that wish to enroll in a Round Rock course, fill out the C&I Department Course Override/Appeal Request. You may be allowed into classes as space permits.
Department of Health & Human Performance Closed Class Form Procedure (for adding courses on the first day of class):
First, you will need to obtain a Jowers Closed Class Form, available here.
If you ever wanted to visit a foreign country, and potentially receive credit toward your degree, then studying abroad might be for you. Visit the Study Abroad Office, located in the Thornton International House, to learn about a variety of faculty-led, affiliated and non-affiliated programs, as well as international student exchange.
What You Will Learn
This South African study abroad course will provide students with the opportunity to develop cross cultural and intercultural competence and learn the most effective instructional strategies for teaching English to multilingual children and adults in a rural community in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. The course is designed to help students take a critical, sociocultural approach to understanding human growth and development across life-span and life-spaces, compare cultural variations between literacy learning and schooling experiences in individuals raised in the United States and those in South Africa, and address a variety of issues and trends related to the schooling of children from diverse language and/or cultural backgrounds.
Cost: $3,840 (subject to change) Includes tuition and fees for six hours of university credit, lodging, meals, in country transportation, scheduled school visits, 3 days in Cape Town, $200 non-refundable fee, international health insurance.
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Students who have been away from Texas State for one long semester and wish to return are considered former students. All former students must reapply in order to return to Texas State.
A student who leaves Texas State due to academic suspension will return on probation after complying with the suspension requirements and meeting readmission criteria outlined by the University.
For additional information about returning to Texas State, please refer to the Undergraduate Admissions Former Students web page.
The Degree Audit is a helpful resource for students to track their degree progress and remaining degree requirements. Students are encouraged to use the Degree Audit in conjuction with other University resources available to them (Advising Worksheets, Undergraduate Catalog) and, as always, should consult with an Academic Advisor for the most updated information about their degree plan.
If you love math or science, and if you have (or even if you haven't) thought about teaching, now is the time to do something about it. Our country needs you! Math and science teachers are in short supply and jobs are readily available, especially in grades 4-12.