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TExES Registration Information

You can find current information to register for TExES certification exams in the Blackboard organization, Testing_and_Certification. You may self-enroll in this Blackboard organization by completing the following steps:

  1. Log into Blackboard
  2. Click on the Organizations tab in the upper right portion of the webpage
  3. Type "testing" in the Organization Search box where you will see Testing_and_Certification
  4. Move your mouse over the area for Testing_and_Certification until you see a down arrow
  5. Click on the down arrow to select Enroll
  6. Click on Submit
  7. Click on your Organizations tab and you will see that you are now a member

You will find the TExES registration forms in the Documents tab of the Testing_and_Certification Blackboard organization.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION for Current GENERALIST EC-6 Certification Students!!!

The current Generalist EC-6 TExES 191 exam will only be available to students until August 31, 2015.   After that date, Generalist EC-6 Certification students must attempt the new EC-6 Core Subjects TExES 291.

After August 31, 2017, educator programs can no longer recommend candidates for the Generalist EC-6 certificate with TExES 191.  The new Core Subjects EC-6 TExES 291 test will be REQUIRED.

Students may access the Tests at a Glance information for EC-6 Core Subjects TExES 291 at this website: