TExES/ExCET CAT (computer based)

The University of Houston-Victoria is an official testing site for the computer-based Texas Examinations of Educator Standards (TExES) and the Examination for the Certification of Educators in Texas (ExCET) on behalf of Educational Testing Services.

These computer-based administrations are generally held once a month in the University Center Building in RM 216. Room 215 is the waiting room where you'll report, fill out the confidentiality form, and wait to be admitted.

To check for pricing, prerequisites, upcoming administration dates, or to register for the TExES/ExCET visit http://www.texes.ets.org/cat/AboutTheTest/.


Things to Know Before Test Day

Examinees should report to the University Center Building at least thirty minutes early. No examinees will be admitted after their scheduled test time.

Examinees should bring their admission ticket and a valid photo ID.

Cell phones or any kind of electronic communication devices are not allowed in the testing center. All cell phones should be left at home or in a vehicle. Using a cell phone or possessing a cell phone or other electronic communication device during testing is grounds for dismissal.

For more information about what examinees should know before test day, please visit http://www.texes.ets.org/cat/dayOfTheTest/

For questions about the test, examinees can call ETS at 1-800-205-2626 or send an email at texes-excet_inquiries@ets.org.

For information about the testing site, please contact Ernest Amador, UHV Testing Coordinator, at Email Ernest or call 361.570.4285.

For information about preparing and studying for TExES/ExCET exams, contact the School of Education at (361) 570-4271