Thursday, January 29, 2009

Dallas ISD Alternative Certification Program

Representatives from the Dallas ISD Alternative Certification program will be conducting campus interviews on February 13. See more details below.

9 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

The Dallas Independent School District's Alternative Certification Program is seeking persons who are not education majors who are interested in teaching.

Dallas ISD is looking for 200 persons to train in the summer of 2009 to become classroom teachers in the areas of Elementary Bilingual; Math & Science (middle & high school). Beginning teacher salary is $44,350.

They will be interviewing in the Career Services Office on Friday, February 13 from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Call the Career Services Office at 940-898-2950 by 5 p.m. on February 10 to sign up for an interview and bring a copy of your resume to the interview.

They are looking for persons with the following qualifications:
  • Degree: Bachelor's degree to be conferred by May 31, 2009
  • GPA: 2.5 overall and in the subject area
  • Middle and high school teaching require 24 semester hours in the respective subject areas.
More information can be found on the website at

Spring 2009 Career Seminars

You could win a Grand Prize worth up to $500!
For each Career Services Seminar you attend, your name will be entered into the drawing. The grand prize will be awarded at the April 15th Dress to Impress seminar! You must be present to win!
  • Smart Money Management Before & After Graduation
    (By: Wells Fargo)
    Tuesday, February 10th, 2:30-4 pm
    Location: SU-110
  • Career Day Success Tips
    Wednesday, February 11th, 2:30-3:30pm
    Location: SU-110

  • Internship Success
    Friday, February 13th, 10 -11am
    Location: HDB-200

  • Professional Dining Etiquette (By: Stephany Compton)
    Co-sponsor: Center for Student Development
    Wednesday, March 4th, 4-5:30pm
    Location: Hubbard Hall-Banquet Room
    *Space is Limited! Pay to enjoy your 3-course meal by Wed. 2/25/09.
    $5.00 - TWU students & $15.00 - guests

  • Internship Success
    Wednesday, March 11th, 3:00-4:00pm
    Location: HDB-200

  • How to Select a Major
    Wednesday, March 25th, 2:30-3:30pm
    Location: SU-110

  • Real World 101: Surviving Your 1st 90 Days on the Job
    Tuesday, March 31st, 2:30-4:00pm
    Location: SU-110

  • Effective Interviewing Techniques
    Wednesday, April 1st, 2:30-4:00pm
    Location: SU-110

  • Internship Success
    Monday, April 6th, 12:30-1:00pm
    Location: HDB-200

  • Real World 201: How to Effectively Deal with Supervisors & Coworkers
    Wednesday, April 8th, 2:30-4:00pm
    Location: SU-110

  • Developing an Effective Résumé & Vita
    Tuesday, April 14th, 2:30-3:30pm
    Location: SU-110

  • Dress to Impress: Developing Your Professional Wardrobe
    (By: Dillard's Department Store)
    Wednesday, April 15th, 2:30-4 pm
    Location: SU-207

Sign Up Today! Call Career Services at 940-898-2950. We look forward to seeing you there!

Check out our CAREER DAYS & more information at

Monday, January 26, 2009

Spring 2009 Career Days

Career Services cordinally invites you to attend...

§ Health Professional Career Day
Houston Campus

Monday, February 2, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

§ Nursing & Health Administration Career Day
Parkland Campus

Monday, March 2, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

§ Professional Career Expo
Denton Campus – Hubbard Hall

Friday, March 6, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

§ Education Career Day – Joint with UNT
UNT Campus – Coliseum

Friday, April 3, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

§ Health Professional Career Day
Presbyterian Campus

Tuesday, April 7, 11 a.m.– 2 p.m.

Go to for a list of the companies that will be participating & more… !

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Payment Deadline - TODAY!

If you have already registered or if you register today, (November 3, 2008 to January 13, 2009) you must pay by today (January 13, 2009) by 5 p.m. Unpaid schedules will be deleted.

You can pay one of two amounts:
1. The whole bill
2. The minimum payment if you are doing the installment agreement. REMEMBER: You must make the minimum payment and accept the payment plan to be enrolled in the payment plan.

Remember - do this by 5 p.m. or your schedule will be deleted!!!

Friday, January 9, 2009

Don't forget and don't wait!

The spring semester is quickly approaching! If you haven't registered yet, do it soon! If you wait too long, you have to pay a late fee.

Also don't forget to pay for your courses! See the post below for payment deadlines. If you miss the minimum payment, your schedule will get deleted. Don't let that happen! Pay today!

Monday, January 5, 2009

When you Need to Pay for Classes

Hello TWU Distance Learners!

I hope you are enjoying your Winter break so far. School starts in two weeks and I want to make sure you all know when you have to pay so that your schedules don't get deleted. Here are the payment deadlines. If you have any questions, please contact the Bursar's Office nearest you:

Denton 940-898-3570
Dallas Parkland 214-689-6736
Houston Campus Location 713-794-2329

If you register:

November 3, 2008 to January 13, 2009
Payments must be received by 5 p.m. January 13, 2009
Unpaid schedules will be deleted.

January 14-16, 2009
Payments must be received by 5 p.m. January 16, 2009
Unpaid schedules will be deleted.

Late Registration ($50 Late Fee Assessed) January 20-23, 2009 by 5 p.m.
January 23, 2009 by 5 p.m.

Installment Due Dates
Students can enroll in the payment plan during these payment periods as well. Please remember that if you choose to pay in installments, you must make the minimum payment and accept the payment plan according to the above deadlines for each phase. Billing Statements and Automated Reminders will be sent by email prior to installment due dates.
Payments must be received by 5 p.m.

The remaining payments are due on the following days by 5 p.m.:
February 20, 2009

March 27, 2009
April 24, 2009