UHV Logo

Admission to Student Teaching requires passing the state of
Texas certification exams PRIOR to the student teaching semester:
PPR and EC-6 Generalist or 4-8 Generalist or Content Exam (7-12 certification).

Undergraduate Certification

Interdisciplinary Studies

Students Seeking a BSIS Degree

The faculty and staff in the School of Education, Health Professions, and Human Development at the University of Houston-Victoria (UHV) would like to welcome you to our undergraduate programs. Students seeking the Bachelor of Science Interdisciplinary Studies (BSIS) degree may choose between UHV’s Early Childhood-through-fourth (EC-6) program and the four-through-eight (4-8) program. Upon completion of the BSIS degree students may achieve one of the following teaching certificates from the State of Texas:

  • EC - Grade 6 Generalist Certificate
  • Grade 4 – Grade 8 Generalist Certificate

Upon completing either the EC-6 Generalist or the 4-8 Generalist and taking the required additional courses, a student may also achieve one of the following teacher certifications from the State of Texas:

  • Special Education Certificate (All level – EC-12)
  • English as a Second Language Certificate

Please go to the School of Education, Health Professions, and Human Development BSIS links to get information about requirements for admission and retention to a SoEHD teacher certification program. Note that this application is different from admission the university. Also please visit links to get information on requirements that apply to all candidates for the BSIS degree for Early School Education.

We look forward to hearing from you. Please contact us by phone, fax, e-mail or mail:

Amy Rose, Certification Analyst
Phone: 713.718.6718

Carmen Rodriguez, Certification Analyst
Phone: 361.570.4264
Fax: 361.580.5566



Image Link to Blackboard

my UHV Login 

Student Login Tips 

Apply Now 

UHV Calendar Link