Educator Certification Program
Teacher Certification Program (TCP) Fees
*Payable to Region 5 ESC*
APPLICATION FEE (due with application):
Installment #1 – Due at orientation
Installment #2 - Due approx. 45 days
Installment #3 - Due approx. 45 days
Internship Fee (paid out monthly once
you begin teaching)
Other possible fees:
Additional fees if internship is
outside of Region 5
Replacement of secure practice test
book (if written in or damaged)
Additional years teaching while in program (2nd or 3rd)
Extending deadline of online
Payable to other
TExES Exam (for content, special
education, and PPR)
National Criminal Background
check(payable when subbing or teaching)
Fingerprinting (payable when
subbing or teaching)
$47.00 - $60.00
Probationary Certificate (payable
once hired by district)
Standard Certificate (due near end
*These are approximate, are not set by Region
5, and are subject to change.
Payment options: Cash,
personal check, money order, debit/credit card.
All fees payable to
Region 5 ESC are non-refundable.
Region 5 ESC will devote its operation to the purpose of helping each school educate its students so as to assure their success in our society.
Per HB 462, resources and services provided by Region 5 ESC are aligned with, and designed to support, the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills(TEKS) adopted by the State Board of Education.
Region 5 ESC Vision:
The vision of ESC 5 is to be the provider of choice for education services and solutions.
Region 5 ESC Mission:
The mission of ESC 5 is to assist schools through various initiatives in meeting the needs of students through efficient and economical means.
350 Pine Street
Beaumont, TX 77701
Phone: (409) 951-1700
Fax: (409) 951-1800
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