Alternative Certification Program


Total Credit Hours:  12 credit hours

Program Information: The Alternative Certification Program prepares and transitions eligible, previously-degreed teacher candidates for careers as classroom teachers. Eligible candidates are selected and prepared in accordance with the guidelines, criteria, and standards set forth by the State Board of Educator Certification. The Education Texas Administrative Code allows teacher candidates who have not obtained a teaching standard certificate to provisionally meet the requirements by participating in a State approved and regulated alternative route to certification.

Program Requirements:

Department Contact:

ACP Program | College of Education
Killam Library 418C
5201 University Blvd.
Laredo, Texas 78041
Phone: 956.326.2420
Email: acp@tamiu.edu