Community Education & Summer Programs
The TLU Department of Nursing offers the RN Refresher Course to strengthen the nursing workforce through education. The course is open to inactive registered nurses interested in reactivating or applying for a Texas nursing license.
Are you planning to take the SAT or the ACT? If so, this course is for you! Prepare for college/university entrance exams by reviewing the mathematics, verbal, and test-taking skills needed to be successful.
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Texas Lutheran University partners with the College Board® to offer AP® / PRE-AP® workshops four days long each. Award-winning consultants approved by the College Board teach intensive, subject-specific courses that provide support and professional development for new and experienced Advanced Placement teachers at both the middle and high school levels. Classes are small and serve as a forum for the exchange of ideas and information about AP, building success in the classroom, and vertical teaming.
Summer Scholars @TLU is a two-week summer program offering university-level coursework for transferable college credit to academically gifted high school students and incoming college freshmen who will be attending TLU in the fall. The academy gives students a feel for college through some of the same courses offered to current TLU students by the best professors in their fields.
Band and orchestra students at the middle school and high school levels are invited to attend TLU’s Summer Music Academy (SMA). The week-long residential or commuter camp offers electives in a variety of interesting and applicable areas. Students also have the opportunity to take private lessons with university instructors and participate in evening social activities.
TLU offers summer swimming lessons, privately or in a group, for 9-month-olds through adults. Private lessons take place May through August and group lessons are held in the mornings and evenings in June and July. Mabee Pool offers memberships to the community and is available for party rental.
Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification
Texas Lutheran University offers a post-baccalaureate teacher certification program in addition to its traditional undergraduate teacher certification program. The Post-baccalaureate Teacher Certification Program is authorized by The State Board for Educator Certification and meets all federal No Child Left Behind standards for an acceptable non-traditional route to certification.
Community Music Academy
The TLU Community Music Academy is a nonprofit community music school providing music education to students of all ages and levels of ability.
- Community Education
- Summer Programs
- Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification
- Community Music Academy