We offer professional and master teacher certification programs that, upon successful completion of specific program requirements, will qualify you to take the following Texas Education Agency (TEA) certificate exams: principal, master reading teacher, school counselor, superintendent, and reading specialist. You can take these programs as stand-alone certifications or as part of a master's degree (master's degree + certification).
Click on the programs below to view the graduate advisor, deadline information, and other application requirements.
- Educational Leadership – Principal Certification
- Educational Leadership – Superintendent Certification
Review the chart below to determine which TEA exam you will be eligible to take upon successful completion of the certification program.
*The stand-alone professional certification programs do not qualify for financial aid.
|Certification Program||TEA Certificate Exam|
The certifications below are offered as part of a master's degree program. As a result, applications will be reviewed by each degree program's graduate advisor. Click on the programs below to view the graduate advisor, deadline information, and other application requirements.
|Certification Plan Information
If you are admitted to a master's degree + professional certification program, please contact the Office of Educator Preparation for your certification plan.