Online Education

Online Education

In order to provide greater opportunities and flexibility for students, the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) offers online degree programs, in addition to many individual web-based classes.
 
Various web-based courses are offered for both undergraduate and graduate students every semester through online course management systems. The department uses MoodleeCampus and eLearning.

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Accelerate Online Secondary Teacher Certification Program 

The Accelerate Online Program provides an individual the flexibility of completing teacher certification preparation through completion of online instruction, a 40-hour field experience and a year-long paid internship in a secondary public school in Texas.  Enrollment at Texas A&M University is not required to participate in Accelerate Online.

The Accelerate Online Program at Texas A&M University is offered to prepare secondary teachers (grades 7–12) for the state of Texas. Certification may be obtained in the following areas:

  • Math
  • Math/Physics
  • Physical Science
  • Life Science
  • Chemistry
  • Science Composite
  • Ag Science & Technology
  • History
  • Social Studies Composite
  • English Language Arts and Reading
  • Chinese - EC–12

Program information, including course information and admissions, can be found at the Accelerate Online website.

Learn more about the Accelerate Online Secondary Teacher Certification Program program.

Prepares leaders in P–12 public and private education to be accomplished in providing direction in curriculum, instruction and instructional assessment.

  • Cohort structure
  • 64 credit hours entirely online
  • Completion time of approximately four years
  • No residency requirements
  • Professional internship and record of study requirements

Learn more about the Online Ed.D in Curriculum and Instruction program.

The Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Curriculum and Instruction provides preparation for teaching and school leadership positions focusing on development, coordination and evaluation. This M.Ed. degree distance education option provides a sound combination of theory, methodology and a substantive content area, with some flexibility within the program emphasis, supporting areas. Prescribed courses may be waived or substituted with committee approval, based on student experience and previous training or demonstration of required skills.

Provides preparation for teaching and school leadership positions focusing on development, coordination and evaluation

  • 36-credit hours entirely online
  • No thesis required

Learn more about the Online M.Ed. (Generalist) program.

Provides preparation for K–6 elementary educators with specific emphasis on improving reading, mathematics and science pedagogical and content skills.

  • Cohort structure
  • 36 credit hours entirely online
  • Completion time of approximately two years
  • No residency requirements

Learn more about the Online M.Ed. (Elementary Education Cohort) program.

The Online Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction or Educational Administration—Rural Teacher Leadership (RTL) cohort targets experienced rural educators with a specific emphasis on school leadership without principalship or superintendency. The program will provide skills and knowledge necessary for someone in  a teacher leadership role.

Learn more about the Online M.Ed. (Rural Teacher Leadership Cohort) program.

The Online Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction—Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) cohort targets K–12 and adult practicing/experienced educators with specific emphasis on English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction. This online M.Ed. degree option is designed to prepare students to foster the English language development of English learners in a variety of settings within K–12 and adult education.

Learn more about the Online M.Ed. (TESOL Cohort) program.