School Counselor

REQUIREMENTS TO BE ISSUED THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR CERTIFICATE
The Certification Office will need the following items completed prior to filing with the Texas Education Agency for the School Counselor Certificate.
1. Graduate School application (must apply to the Graduate School)
2. Professional Certification Program application
3. Certification non-refundable fee - $50 (submit payment to MarketPlace)
4. TEA Assessment non-refundable fee - $55 (submit payment to MarketPlace)
Note: After September 1, 2018 fee will be $35.00
5. Transcripts
6. Teacher Certificate
7. District Service Record verifying two creditable years teaching experience at completion of the school counselor program
8. Hold a master’s degree at completion of the school counselor program
9. Successfully complete the TExES school counselor exam

10. Successfully complete the Texas A&M – Commerce  school counselor preparation program (to be determined by Texas A&M – Commerce school counselor program)

Contact Wendy.Nutt@tamuc.edu if you have any questions pertaining to Requirements to be issued a School Counselor Certificate