Teacher Program Fees

Program Costs

2019-2020 Program Costs
Live in 
Harris County
(discount)
Live outside 
Harris County

Transcript Review Fee (due with Application)

$100

$100

Pre-service Phase - Payment #1 (due at Orientation)

$650

$715

Pre-service Phase -Payment #2  (due 30 days after Orientation)

$650

$715

Internship Phase - Fee (paid in 10 equal monthly installments, Sept. - June)

$3,475

$3,822

Total Program Cost

$4,875

$5,352

Other External Costs Associated with the Teacher Certification Process*

TEA Technology Fee      

$35

Texas Intern/Probationary Certificate

$78

Fingerprinting Fee (approximately)

$49

Fee for each required TExES exam

$116

Teacher standard certificate

$78

*Costs subject to change

Program payments can be made by check, money order or credit card via our Online Secure Payment System.

Program payments can be made by check, money order or credit card via our Online Secure Payment System.

How to Make a Payment

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Contact Us:

Phone: 713-696-1348
E-mail: HCDEACP@hcde-texas.org