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Office Hours: 8 A.M. - 5 P.M.
Phone: 512-245-7880
Fax: 512-245-8345

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Office of Educator Preparation (OEP)

The Office of Educator Preparation provides information regarding progress toward becoming a certified teacher in Texas. The three types of students the OEP provides services to are: undergraduate students seeking certification, graduate students seeking certification, and post-baccalaureate students seeking certification only.

undergraduate Students Seeking Teacher Certification                Graduate Students Seeking Certification                  Post Bacc Seeking Certification Only

Click on the Certification Program you are interested in pursuing for additional information about admittance requirements and application procedures.


starSpring 2014 Student Teacher Job Fair 4-10-14 from 9-11:30 a.m. at Embassy Suites, San Marcos

For more information please Click Here.

starTEA Updates TExES Testing Materials and Dates

Click HERE to view testing materials and dates.

starStudent Teaching Application for Fall 2014 is Open.

starStudent Teaching Calendars Posted for Fall 2013

Click HERE to see the Fall 2013 student teaching calendars.

Click here to see more announcements

***Students Applying for Blocks***

We are working with the Curiculum and Instruction Department to consolidate all your Teacher Preparation Program information on the e-Portfolio system.  If you were previously admitted to the Teacher Preparation Program and do not have an application on file in e-Portfolio, please click here and complete the application.

eportfolio app

When you log in, click on the applications tab on the top left side of the screen.  You should see an application for Admittance to the Teacher Preparation Program and the application for your desired block.  If you are missing the application for admittance, simply complete the application and submit.   Completing the admittance application at this time consolidates all your information on this database and does not affect your previous admittance status.  To complete the application click on the Create link on the left and select Admittance to the Teacher Preparation Program application from the drop-down menu. 



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Signup Practice Test Link

TExES Practice Test

Practice exams given on the Saturday dates shown in the

Texas State Signup Tool begin promptly at 9 a.m. Practice exams given on Thursday dates begin promptly at 4 p.m.

Student Teaching Mandatory Meetings

District Orientation For Student Teachers

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