UTEP Miner Teacher Residency Alternative Certification Program Application

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if test not taken yet, include the date the test will be taken (m/d/y).

Name and contact information for three references:

Reference 1

Reference 2

Reference 3

By checking the box below, I acknowledge that I have read and understand the following statements:

ACP candidates are required to pass all applicable qualifying exams. Upon successful completion of qualifying exams, candidates will receive clearance to register for their TExES state exams.

Effective September 1, 2017, ACP candidates are required to pass all TExES exams prior to obtaining a Probationary Certificate.

ACP candidates must complete and pass applicable TExES exams and edTPA in order to be recommended for Texas standard teacher certification.

*Upcoming Fees

Amount Description


ACP Application Fee

$45.00 or **$80.00

Graduate School Application Fee
** International applicants’ fee


TEA Technology Fee

Fees vary/year

Tuition and fees


Program Fee


Fee for each TExES exam required


Fee for each qualifying exam attempted


Standard Certificate Application fee


Background checks/fingerprints

*Possible Additional Fees

Amount Description


Probationary certificate extensions


Estimate of other university cost per year that includes textbooks, parking permits, course materials, etc.


Reactivation fee for students who have been inactive from 12-24 months


Reapplication fee for students who have been inactive for over 2 years.

*All fees are subject to change

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