Do you want to obtain a Texas teacher certification? Texas has accredited our online program, which has helped thousands obtain their teaching certification since 2005. Now is a good time because many people want to become teachers in Texas in 2023/2024.
By having a Texas teacher certification, you become part of the solution to society's overwhelming problems. Teachers may experience a sense of exclusion when they compare themselves to their highly paid peers in corporate jobs. However, it is important to remember that teachers are the backbone of our society. Effective teachers ensure that each individual has easy access to the information required for their success.
Having a Texas teaching certificate has benefits, especially the school schedule. It brings pride and rewarding work. Teachers can use their breaks to explore different hobbies like writing, researching, art, or traveling.
By getting certified, you can change your life and also make a difference for many school kids. Becoming a Texas teacher allows you to use your abilities to the fullest, no matter where you are in life. If you think you have what it takes to be a teacher, consider becoming part of the solution. No such thing exists as over-qualified in the classroom.
Web-Centric Alternative Certification Program
One of the quickest ways to obtain your Texas teacher certification is through our Web-Centric Alternative Certification Program. Texas approves our program. It uses online learning to help you become certified to teach at any school in the state.
Using WCACP for certification has a significant advantage. We collaborate with Texas school districts to assist candidates in finding teaching jobs. Our database helps principals and HR Directors find highly qualified teaching candidates in the program.
Accelerated Route to Certification
The 100% online program allows you to become a certified teacher on your time schedule. We help people who want to start teaching right away or we can adjust the program to match your busy schedule.
Free Study Material Provided
To help you get ready for your content and PPR exam, you'll receive an interactive online study guide and practice questions. WCACP has a proven system of study material to help you pass your PPR exam on the first try.
Assigned to a Program Specialist
You will be assigned to a Program Specialist throughout each phase of WCACP. Your contact person will be available by email, text, or by phone to answer your questions. Every effort will be made to give you timely and accurate answers to your certification questions.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education as required by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and Texas Administration Code.
If you have not graduated college, refer to the contingency admission section for more information regarding your admission options.
Your college transcripts will need to show a 2.5 cumulative grade point average or a 2.5 GPA for your final 60 hours of coursework.
The admissions phase is the first step to enrolling into an online program. An applicant fills out an online application in order to apply for certification. General information is collected to properly review each candidate.
Typically, a candidate will choose one certification area to pursue (i.e., Math 7-12), but sometimes are granted approval for multiple content areas. The major admission standards an applicant must meet in Texas is to possess a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university and a GPA that is 2.50 or higher.
The overall or last 60 GPA hours must be 2.50 or higher. Otherwise, additional certification requirements may be necessary when your GPA falls below 2.50.
If the applicant is a senior in college about to graduate, they might be eligible for contingency admission. This allows an applicant to start a program while they are finishing a Bachelor's degree. If the applicant fails to obtain a conferred Bachelor's degree, they cannot extend the contingency status.
The admission process will also require several credential items. Most important is to send in an official conferred transcript and supporting transcripts for transfer credits.
An acceptance letter will be issued once a candidate's approval is complete.
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