Program Fees
The Texas Institute for Teacher Education offers the lowest tuition fees of any state-wide alternative teacher certification program. The Educator Preparation Program at The Texas Institute for Teacher Education defrays many costs associated with earning a state teaching license. Teacher quality grants help us provide the lowest program fees for prospective educators. Upon admission, teacher candidates may design an individualized payment plan aligned to their personal circumstances. Payment plans are available for all program fees, except the nonrefundable admission application fee.

  • Application Fee: $50.00.

  • Total Program Fees for Teacher Candidates Selecting 10 month Professional Practicum: $3,249.00.

  • Total Program Fees for Teacher Candidates Selecting 14 week Clinical Teacher Practicum: $2,549.00.

Program Fee Structure:
  • Application Fee: $50.00 (non-refundable)
  • The Texas Institute for Teacher Education offers two internship routes that lead to full certification as a classroom educator. Teacher candidates select either the Professional Practicum (180 days as Probationary Teacher with full teacher salary and benefits) or the Clinical Teacher Practicum (14 weeks as Clinical Teacher under the supervision of a veteran classroom educator). Both routes lead to the Texas Standard Teacher Certificate issued by the Texas State Board for Educator Certification, a division of the Texas Education Agency.
    Internship Route Graduate Seminars Practicum Lab Seminar Program Fee
    Professional Practicum Fee (10 month internship) Standard and Supplemental Core Curriculum ME565A $3,249.00
    Clinical Teacher Practicum Fee (14 week internship) Standard and Supplemental Core Curriculum ME565B $2,549.00

     

    ** Payment plans available.
    ** In-state internships outside of a 75 mile radius from The Colony, Texas, incur an additional fee of $300.00. Internships outside of Texas incur a fee of $500.00.


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