University of Texas at Austin


Prepare to teach secondary STEM through a NEW, streamlined UTeach pathway, UTeach Accelerate.

Prior to starting your application, you will need the following:

We recommend that you keep your essay to between 500 and 750 words in length.

  1. Please describe why you are going into teaching; describe challenges teachers face, and include your ideas about how to be an effective teacher.
  2. Choose an issue of importance to you (the issue could be personal, school related, local, political, or international in scope) and write an essay in which you explain the significance of that issue to yourself, your family, your community, or your generation.

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