Center for the Preparation of Professional Educators (CPPE)
Established in August 2012, the Center for the Preparation of Professional Educators (CPPE) was created to provide comprehensive support to HBU students pursuing Texas educator certification. Support includes management of field-based experiences, state-aligned program delivery, yearly reporting, and training for students and staff. The Center is housed in the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, and oversees undergraduate, graduate, and Alternative Certification (ACP) processes for 20 initial teacher certification programs and 6 professional-level certification programs.
Admittance to the Educator Preparation Program (EPP)
Applications for admittance into EPP are due by February 15 (Fall admission) and September 15 (Spring admission). Applications for professional-level programs are accepted year-round.