Exam Information

Quick links


  1. Use the linked buttons below to request approval and register for exams.
  2. Register for your exam in your Pearson account.
  3. Allow 24-48 hours for your approval to appear in your Pearson account.

Certification Flow

  • Acceptance to EPP Program
  • EPP Provides Coursework & Training
  • Get Approved for Content Exams
  • Senior Methods Semester
  • Get Approved for Pedagogy & Professional Responsibility Exam
  • Clinical Teaching Semester
  • Apply for Standard Certificate & Complete Fingerprinting
  • Receive Bachelor's Degree
  • EPP Recommends Candidate for Standard Certificate

Approved Content Certification Exams

Content Area Concentration Approved Certification Exam(s)
Core Subjects EC-6 Core Subjects EC-6
ESL Supplemental
Mathematics/Science 4-8 Mathematics Science 4-8
Core Subjects EC-6
ESL Supplemental (if eligible)
ELAR/Social Studies 4-8 ELAR/Social Studies 4-8
ESL Supplemental
Core Subjects EC-6
Special Education EC-12 Special Education EC-12
Core Subjects EC-6
ESL Supplemental
Bilingual Generalist EC-6 Core Subjects EC-6
Bilingual Education Supplemental
Bilingual Target Language Proficiency Test
Physical Education EC-12 Physical Education EC-12
Health EC-12 Health EC-12
Secondary Content Areas Mathematics 7-12
Ag Science & Technology 6-12
Science 7-12
History 7-12
LOTE - Spanish EC-12
English, Language Arts, Reading 4-8 English, Language Arts, Reading 4-8
Core Subjects EC-6

TExES Testing Policy for Former Students

Former students may request test approvals for initial certification from the Certification Office up to one year after the date of graduation.  Any student requesting approval beyond one year after graduation will be required to successfully complete additional preparation materials before test approval will be granted.