ABCTE Certification

ABCTE’s breakthrough approach offers a route to teacher certification for individuals with the desire and enthusiasm to teach.

ABCTE certification involves a detailed self-assessment in each certification area, the help of an advisor, access to a variety of preparation materials including online refresher courses, practice tests and our online Prepare to Teach workshops, and a set of rigorous examinations.

Visit to learn more about the certification areas available in your state.

Exam Preparation

Visit the Exam Preparation Center to learn about the preparation resources designed specifically for the ABCTE exams. These resources are the only materials that align to the standards of the ABCTE exams.

And don’t forget about the free New Teacher Hotline podcasts where you can hear sage advice from veteran teachers on topics ranging from interviewing for a teaching position to classroom management to working with parents.


Appointments may be made up to one business day in advance. Pearson VUE offers a variety of scheduling options—

  • Schedule Test Online
  • Schedule Test Over the Phone
Last updated 2010-12-14