Texas Certification

For information about obtaining your Texas Certification, "Becoming a Teacher" and other certification information, please contact:

Texas Education Agency

1701 North Congress Avenue
WBT 5-100
Austin, TX 78701-1494
Phone: 512.936.8400

Certification Web site: http://www.tea.state.tx.us click on "Texas Educators" and then select "Initial Certification" or select the appropriate topic under the "Certification." 

Alternative Certification 

Alternative Certification Programs are designed for individuals who hold a college or university degree but do not hold a teaching certificate.

Certification Quick Links