Advanced Placement (AP) Summer Institute Registration

Secondary teachers of Advanced Placement classes can register now for College Board-approved professional development courses, conveniently located at UT Dallas.

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We welcome our student veterans. Click here to visit the Veteran Services Center.

Prospective Students

Undergraduate/Transfer Student Requirements for Admission

Undergraduate and transfer students may seek Texas teaching credentials through the Teacher Development Center educator preparation program.  Learn more

See also: Undergraduate/Transfer Checklist

Post-Baccalaureate Requirements for Admission

Post-baccalaureate students, defined as a student who has already earned a bachelor’s or graduate degree, may seek Texas teaching credentials through the Teacher Development Center Educator Preparation Program. Learn more

See also: Post-Baccalaureate Checklist

Certification Tests

All students seeking teacher certification in Texas must pass the following exams:

  • TExES (Texas Examinations of Educator Standards) Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (PPR) EC-12
  • TExES (Texas Examinations of Educator Standards) content specialization

Learn more about certification tests