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University of Houston-Downtown is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award masters and baccalaureate degrees.
About The Department of Urban Education
Welcome to The University of Houston-Downtown’s Department of Urban Education. UHD’s teacher education program is a state approved Center for Professional Development and Technology (UHD-CPDT). The center trains new elementary, secondary and bilingual teachers, and also provides staff development and technology support for public schools. The mission of the UHD-CPDT is to prepare future teachers for the urban classroom who will enhance the chances of academic success for at-risk children and adolescents in inner-city schools.
The goals of the UHD-CPDT are to prepare urban teachers who will:
Last updated or reviewed on 5/21/13