UTeach-Liberal Arts is a professional teacher preparation program at UT Austin for undergraduate and graduate students planning to teach languages or social studies. It is a nationally recognized model for teacher training and has exceeded 600 graduates, many teaching in public schools and assuming leadership roles.
The four-semester program transforms secondary school teacher certification with a balanced practical and theoretical approach emphasizing hands-on classroom experience, intensive coursework, and field experiences in local schools. UTeach-Liberal Arts provides a networking environment for students through peer and faculty interaction. The personal attention and guidance of UT faculty, many of them master teachers, prepares students for a career in the classroom.