ACT San Antonio
An accelerated, alternative teacher preparation program for highly qualified
individuals seeking a successful career as a teacher in the State of Texas.

Steps to Certification

Approved Applicant

• Complete application process
• Transcript evaluation - 2.5 GPA or 2.5 in last 60 hours
• Pay application fee
• Approved Applicant Letter
• Begin networking!
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Begin securing Field Based Experiences
•Complete 30 hours
• TEA approved school
Begin Studying for TExES
• Work through self study checklist:
• Take practice test - sign up for reviews
Pay for Training Packet
• Get busy with online training
• Must pick up in office in person
• Attend face to face classes
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FBE must be complete Take and pass Content TExES exam Training must be complete
Receive Letter of Eligibility
Secure Employment or apply for clinical teaching.
Notify office and schedule Orientation to complete paperwork.
Complete 1 year teaching internship or 12 week clinical teaching assignment
Successful completion of TExES Need more time to pass TExES?
Recommended for Standard Certificate Extension Plan available
Additional fees required