Texas law requires that educators pass appropriate tests to become certified. The office of Educator Testing oversees testing requirements for the state of Texas.
Additional Information Related to Testing
Testing Announcements and Updates
New Educator Standards for Testing
New educator standards for testing were posted for comment on May 29, 2015. Please submit comments by June 30, 2015.
New Tests Offered in October 2015
The following new tests will be available in October 2015:
- Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources 6-12 (272) - Replaces Agriculture Science and Technology 6-12 (172)
- Business and Finance 6-12 (276) - Replaces Business Education 6-12 (176)
- Health Science (273) - Replaces Health Science Technology Education 8-12 (173)
- Marketing 6-12 ((275) - Replaces Marketing Education 8-12 (175)