Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who is eligible to enroll in the HCDE Teacher ACP?

  • When can I enroll in the HCDE Teacher ACP?

  • How can I get started?

  • What is included in the total program cost?

  • Are there other expenses associated with the certification process?

  • When does the program begin?

  • What is the deadline for applying?

  • Where will the classes meet?

  • What are the hours for Zoom classes?

  • How many courses do I need to complete?

  • How long does it take to complete the certification program?

  • When will I take the TExES exam?

  • Where can I get information about the TExES?

  • When do I get an intern certificate?

  • Do I have to pass the state exam before I get an intern certificate?

  • Have other questions about the teacher certification program? Email or call us at: 713-694-6300.

Contact Us

  • Center for Educator Success
    A division of the Harris County Department of Education
    6300 Irvington Blvd.
    Houston, TX 77022
    Phone: 713-694-6300