Adding Certification in Health Science & Trade and Industrial Education

Additional Certification by Exam

New Cohort Starting Now!

  • Division of Administrative Leadership, School, and Community Support
     
    Naomi Arnold
    Project P.a.C.E. Program and Certification Specialist
    Office: 956-984-6101
     
    Cindy Barrera
    Project P.a.C.E. Program Bookkeeper
    Office: 956-984-6036
     
    Linda Rodriguez, Director
    Educator Preparation Programs
    Office: 956-984-6037


    Hours of Operation:
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Certification by Exam through a District - 

    Educators who hold a current valid classroom teaching certificate and bachelor's degree may add health science and trade and industrial education with verified work experience and current licensure when required.  

    Experience and Licensure Verification - 

    A certified administrator at your employing school district must verify experience and licensure that offers the area of certification you are seeking.   

    • Two years of full-time wage-earning work experience within the past ten years.
    • Current licensure, certification, or registration by a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

     

    Statement of Qualifications - 

    Teacher must complete a statement of qualifications (SOQ) and provide current licensure, if required, to our EPP.     

    District Program Supports:  

    Depending on the additional certification a teacher is seeking, district supports may vary.

  • Certification by Exam through Region One ESC - 

    Educators who hold a current valid classroom teaching certificate and bachelor's degree may add health science and trade and industrial education with verified work experience and current licensure when required.  

    Experience and Licensure Verification - 

    Region One ESC EPP staff must verify experience and licensure that offers the area of certification you are seeking.   

    • Two years of full-time wage-earning work experience within the past ten years.
    • Current licensure, certification, or registration by a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

     

    Statement of Qualifications - 

    Teacher must complete a statement of qualifications (SOQ) and provide current licensure, if required, to our EPP.     

    EPP Program Supports:  

    Depending on the additional certification a teacher is seeking, our EPP may provide program supports.  Fees apply:

    • Health Science content coursework
    • Trade and Industrial Education PPR test practice
  • For more information about adding a certification by exam, please contact Naomi Arnold, Project P.a.C.E. Program Specialist at narnold@esc1.net or (956) 984-6101.

Last Modified on January 12, 2022