Accelerate Online Admission Application

Before you apply, have you...

If you answer YES to all 3, you are ready to apply!

 

As you fill out the application form below, you will also need to...

1. Email the recommendation link/form to 2-3 people who can speak to your professionalism:

2. Pay the Application Fee (covers the cost of the Criminal History background check).*

     

    *For currently enrolled aggieTeach program participants only:   aggieTEACH Application Fee

 
ADMISSION APPLICATION
WRITING SAMPLE (assessed for content and mechanics)
Think of a significant past event in which you were involved in a teaching or helping role with one or more persons. In writing about this event, use the following format.
CRIMINAL HISTORY DISCLOSURE
Applicants must submit fingerprints to SBEC for review before any certification will be issued. Pursuant to Texas Education Code §22.082, the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) shall obtain from any law enforcement or criminal justice agency all criminal history record information that relates to an applicant for or holder of a certificate issued under Subchapter B, Chapter 21. SBEC may refuse to confer state certification based on such criminal history information. Pursuant to Texas Education Code §22.083, a school district and private school may access any criminal history information pertaining to you and held by any law enforcement or criminal justice agency. A school district or private school may refuse to employ you based on your criminal history. A school district or private school must report to the State Board for Educator Certification if the school district or private school obtains or has knowledge that an applicant or holder of a teaching certificate has a criminal history.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS