Certification

How do I apply for certification after I receive my test scores?
Application for certification does not proceed automatically when your scores are received by TEA. To apply for certification, you must go to the TEA website and follow the application for certification instructions.
Who do I contact if I have questions about applying for certification?

If you have questions about applying for certification, go to the TEA website or contact TEA.

Texas Education Agency (TEA)
Division of Educator Certification and Standards
Room 5-100
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701-1494
Phone: 1-512-936-8400*
Fax: 1-512-936-8231

*Out-of-state/out-of-country, certification-by-examination, charter school and temporary teacher certificate candidates should select option 2 to speak with a certification/credentialing specialist.