Information for New Education Majors

 

Congratulations on taking the next step toward a career in teaching! Here are you next steps:

After receiving approval from the School of Education to declare your UTEP major, you can complete the administrative steps to have the major added to your CUNYFirst account. If you are a prospective Education major visit How to Declare an Education Major.

Early Childhood & Childhood Education Majors

  • If you have already declared your first major in the School of Arts & Sciences, complete and submit the Major Declaration Form to the School of Education at the Undergraduate Education Major Orientation.
  • If you have not declared your first major in the School of Arts & Sciences, have the appropriate department sign and stamp your major declaration form. Bring your first Major Declaration Form, with your Education Major Declaration Form to the School of Education Office (Room W1000).

A School of Education Advisor will sign and stamp your form(s) and submit it to the Registrar’s Office on your behalf.

Creative Arts & Adolescent Education Majors

You must declare your major in the subject area you plan to teach, as well as the minor in Adolescent Education.

  • If you have already declared your School of Arts & Sciences major in the subject area you plan to teach, complete and submit the Education Major Declaration Form to the School of Education at the Undergraduate Education Major Orientation.
  • If you have not declared your first major in the School of Arts & Sciences, have the appropriate department sign and stamp a major declaration form for their subject area. Bring your first Major Declaration Form, with your Education Major Declaration Form to the School of Education Office (Room W1000).

A School of Education Advisor will sign and stamp your form(s) and submit it to the Registrar’s Office on your behalf.