The following are a comprehensive list of all areas in which we are approved to offer certification:

  • Agricultural Science and Technology (Grades 6-12)
  • Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources (Grades 6-12)
  • American Sign Language (Grades EC-12)
  • Art (Grades EC-12)
  • Bilingual Education Supplemental-Spanish (Grades NA)
  • Bilingual Target Language Proficiency Test (BTLPT) (Grades EC -12)
  • Business and Finance (Grades 6-12)
  • Chemistry (Grades 7-12)
  • Computer Science (Grades 8-12)
  • Core Subjects (Grades 4-8)
  • Core Subjects (Grades EC-6)
  • Dance (Grades 8-12)
  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing (Grades EC-12)
  • English Language Arts and Reading (Grades 4-8)
  • English Language Arts and Reading (Grades 7-12)
  • English Language Arts and Reading/Social Studies (Grades 4-8)
  • English as a Second Language Supplemental (Grades NA)
  • Family and Consumer Sciences (Grades 6-12)
  • Health (Grades EC-12)
  • Health Science (Grades 6-12)
  • History (Grades 7-12)
  • Hospitality, Nutrition and Food Sciences (Grades 8-12)
  • Human Development and Family Studies (Grades 8-12)
  • Journalism (Grades 7-12)
  • Languages Other Than English – Arabic (Grades EC-12)
  • Languages Other Than English – French (Grades EC-12)
  • Languages Other Than English – German (Grades EC-12)
  • Languages Other Than English – Japanese (Grades EC-12)
  • Languages Other Than English – Latin (Grades EC-12)
  • Languages Other Than English – Mandarin Chinese (Grades EC-12)
  • Languages Other Than English – Russian (Grades EC-12)
  • Languages Other Than English – Spanish (Grades EC-12)
  • Languages Other Than English – Vietnamese (Grades EC-12)
  • Life Science (Grades 7-12)
  • Marketing (Grades 6-12)
  • Mathematics (Grades 4-8)
  • Mathematics (Grades 7-12)
  • Mathematics/Physical Science/Engineering (Grades 6-12)
  • Mathematics/Science (Grades 4-8)
  • Music (Grades EC-12)
  • Physical Education (Grades EC-12)
  • Physical Science (Grades 6-12)
  • Physics/Mathematics (Grades 7-12)
  • Principal (Grades EC-12)
  • Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) (Grades 6-12)
  • Science (Grades 4-8)
  • Science (Grades 7-12)
  • Social Studies (Grades 4-8)
  • Social Studies (Grades 7-12)
  • Special Education (Grades EC-12)
  • Speech (Grades 7-12)
  • Technology Applications (Grades EC-12)
  • Technology Education (Grades 6-12)
  • Theatre (Grades EC-12)
  • Trade and Industrial Education (Grades 6-12)

 

Taking a content exam
prior to enrollment

How to take a content exam prior to enrollment into an Educator Preparation Program.

If you hold a bachelor’s degree or are scheduled to receive a bachelor’s degree

You are allowed to take the Content Test via the Pre-Admission Content Tests (PACT).

Pre-Admission Content Tests (PACT) allow individuals to demonstrate content proficiency for possible admission into an Educator Preparation Program in Texas.

TExES Registration through PACT Route

To register for a content exam, use the Pearson Online Registration System

When you access the online registration system for the first time, you will be required to create a testing account. To establish a testing account, you will need to provide your:

*If you do not have a TEA ID number, do not create a profile on TEA. If you already have a TEA ID, contact TEA at (512) 936-8400, Option 2 to have PACT approval added to your existing record.

More information on PACT