Principal Program Fees

Principal Certification Program 2021-2022 Program Costs

  • Other External Costs Associated with Principal Certification Process*
    TEA Technology Fee - $35
    Cost of Official University Transcript(s) - Varies
    TExES Principal Exam #268 - $200
    Performance Assessment for School Leaders (PALS) - $375
    T-TESS for Administrators - varies
    Advancing Educational Leadership (AEL) - varies
    Intern/Probationary Certificate, if needed - $78
    Standard Certificate - $78


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  • CES works directly with school districts to support educators in Harris County.

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

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