Students at Texas A&M University at Galveston have the option of pursuing secondary (8-12) teacher certification in addition to their chosen major. The Accelerate Online certification program is an innovative approach to preparing secondary teachers in the state of Texas. Certification may be obtained in Life Science 8-12, Physical Science 8-12, Science 8-12, Mathematics 8-12, History 8-12, Social Studies 8-12, or English Language Arts and Reading 8-12. The program is designed to provide graduates and professionals possessing a bachelor's degree, as well as students late in their undergraduate careers, with an accelerated online program of educator preparation that can be completed in 12-18 months.
Detailed information about this program is located on at http://accelerate.tamu.edu/ .