If you would like to explore testing and content areas prior to Applying for Free, see the below information:

Select Subject & Grade Level

Your Teachworthy Program Advisor can help you determine which subject and grade-level you want to teach. You’ll take a subject area test to demonstrate competency. A successful result qualifies you to be hired.

Apply Today

The best strategy is to apply for free and your Teachworthy Program Advisor will help guide you through the selection and test registration process.

Texas Education Agency (TEA) Required Testing

  1. Go to tx.nesinc.com to signup for a content test.
  2. Take the content test via the PACT route.
  3. Once the content test is passed, you have demonstrated subject matter knowledge to be eligible for hire.

TExES content exam
prior to enrollment

How to take a TExES 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 TExES 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

Not sure what grade-level or subject you want to teach?

Apply for free today and we will
guide you through the selection process.


The following areas 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)