Teachers College

Become a highly competent, effective teacher prepared for the challenges of Texas classrooms with an online teaching degree from WGU Texas. You’ll benefit from both lower tuition and superior, NCATE-accredited programs for both current and aspiring teachers. Our programs are designed to produce confident, competent teachers who are ready to succeed in the classroom.

Discover the online teaching degrees offered by WGU Texas:

Earn an Online Texas Teaching Degree

As a student, you’ll benefit from both superior programs and lower tuition. Our competency-based approach allows you to leverage your prior experience and education and find a workable balance between life, family, and school. And online doesn’t mean alone, either. You’ll have the constant support of a dedicated mentor to take you all the way to graduation and beyond.

Graduates of WGU's Teachers College can be found in almost every major public school district in the U.S. A number of WGU graduates have been recognized for their work through awards and grants.

Learn more about how to become a licensed teacher in Texas


NCATE Accredited

As part of Western Governors University, the online teaching degrees at WGU Texas are approved by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). WGU is the first exclusively online university to receive NCATE accreditation for its degree programs that lead to teacher licensure, a testament to the fact that WGU Texas graduates "have the knowledge and skills to be effective in helping all students learn."

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National Council on Teacher Quality

In its 2014 review of 2,400 teacher education programs nationwide, the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) recognized WGU’s secondary math education program as first in the nation, proving once again that competency-based learning is a great way to prepare teachers for the classroom.

NCTQ Names WGU's Teachers College a 'Best Value'

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