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Center for Adult and Continuing Education (CACE)

Alternative Teacher Certification Program

Become a Teacher

If you have a bachelor’s degree or higher, we encourage you to apply for acceptance to the Huston-Tillotson University Alternative Teacher Certification Program.

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 Request an Information Session

Our Mission   Certificates Offered    Program Overview  General Requirements  Join Our Team

We Are Accepting Applications

Fall 2023 Cohort

 Early Registration:  May 17, 2023

Fall 2023

ATCP  Orientation

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 Student Admission

Apply to Huston-Tillotson 
Student Data Form
ATCP Application
Contingency Admission
ATCP Application Fee
Loan Forgiveness programs
Admission Feedback Survey
Writing Sample
ATCP Withdrawal Form

Student Registration

Register for ATCP Courses
 Certify Teacher Access
Pre-Course Literacy Assessment
TExES Content Exam
TExES Science for Reading Exam
Statement of Eligibility

  Candidate Support Team

ATCP Handbook
Field Supervisors
Campus Mentors
Campus Principals


Complaints, Investigations, Procedures, and Grievance Policy

Our ATCP team strives to resolve all concerns and questions about the teacher preparation program. For initial concerns, please contact the director at or 512.505.3096.  

Additional Information:  “TEA Rules and Policies

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