• Certification

    General Requirements for Certification

    Anyone seeking educator certification in Texas must pass examinations of professional knowledge and subject matter knowledge approved by the State Board for Educator Certification. To obtain information on these testing programs, click here.

    In addition to passing the appropriate certification examinations, applicants for a Texas educator certificate must satisfy other requirements by following one of the several routes to educator certification listed below and must apply for certification using the Online Services for Educators link that is accessible from our secure web site. To obtain additional information related to application procedures, click here.