Application Cycle:

  • Early Admission Cycle
    Start Date: Jun 14, 2017
    Deadline: Sep 15, 2017

  • Mid Admission Cycle
    Start Date: Sep 16, 2017
    Deadline: Oct 20, 2017

  • Final Admission Cycle
    Start Date: Oct 21, 2017
    Deadline: Nov 30, 2017


Information Sessions:

  • Jul 18, 2017 (6 to 8 PM)

  • Aug 17, 2017 (6 to 8 PM)

  • Sep 27, 2017 (6 to 8 PM)

  • Nov 08, 2017 (6 to 8 PM)

Learn more about information sessions.

Application 2018-2019

Before proceeding with the application process, check the Certification Area Requirements to make sure that you meet the necessary minimum qualifications. Please review all information below before you begin.

Application Deadlines

Application Dates

Early Admission
Cycle

Mid Admission
Cycle

Final Admission
Cycle

Limited
Admission
Cycle

  • Paperwork Submission Deadline
  • (ALL forms, transcripts, PACT scores, etc.)
Sept 15, 2017 Oct 20, 2017 Nov 30, 2017

To Be Determined

  • Interviews with ECP
Sept 25 or 26, 2017 Week of
October 31-Nov 2, 2017
Dec  13, 14 or 15, 2017

TBD

  • Interviews with Austin ISD
TBD TBD TBD TBD

Acceptance Dates

       
  • Email Notification
Sept 29, 2017 Nov 7, 2017 Dec. 19, 2017 TBD
  • Registration Fee Due
Oct 20, 2017 Nov 30, 2017 Jan 5, 2018 TBD
  • Program Orientation
January, 2018 January, 2018 January, 2018 TBD

Application Process

The application process is comprised of the following parts:

  1. Complete the Online Application (and pay the $75.00 non-refundable fee)
  2. Have THREE (3) Professional References email a completed Professional Recommendation form to the Certification Department office on your behalf.
  3. Submit Official College Transcripts from ALL colleges to the Certification Department. 
    • Official transcripts must be received in an unopened envelope sealed by the college or university.
  4. Submit PACT Test Scores (if required for content area proficiency or Limited Admission Cycle)
  5. Optional: Submit documentation scores from;  ACT, SAT, GRE, TASP/THEA, Compass or Accuplacer.
     

Please send ALL documents to:

Educator Certification Program Assistant
Certification Department
Region 13 Education Service Center
5701 Springdale Road
Austin, TX 78723

ecp@esc13.txed.net

 

        5.  You may be invited to participate in a Face to Face Interview.

        6.   If Selected, submit the Registration Fee by due date.

Apply

To begin the online application, you will need the following information. Please Do Not begin the application if you do not have this information at this time:

  • A valid email address.
  • Social Security Number or Resident Alien number (this will serve as your application reference number)
  • Education history including institutions attended, and dates.
  • Employment history including supervisor's name and contact information and dates of employment.
  • Visa, Master Card, or check routing information for $75 application fee.

If you are ready to begin, click on the button below to create an account and start the online application.

Access the Application