Educational Diagnostics Professional Certificate

To be considered for admission to the Educational Diagnostics Professional Certificate, the applicant must fulfill the following requirements:

  1. Possess a master's degree in a related field. 
  2. Possess a valid Texas Teacher Certificate.
  3. Possess a minimum of three years of teaching experience.
  4. Submit a full transcript of all coursework for course equivalency consideration.
  5. Submit an application for graduate studies by the due dates provided by the Office of Graduate Studies & Research.
  6. Pay application fee.
  7. Submit official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended. Official transcripts from TAMIU do not need to be submitted.
  8. Submit verification of minimum scaled scores on the (a) Test of English as a Foreign Language internet- Based Test (TOEFL iBT) of 24 for speaking, 22 for listening, 22 for reading, and 21 for writing or (b) International English Language Testing System (IELTS) to evidence English language proficiency if your undergraduate or graduate degree was not earned at an accredited institution of higher education in the United States or at an institution of higher education in a country outside of the United States as listed  
  9.   Complete the College of Education application if seeking certification.
  10. Submit the FERPA Form if seeking certification.
  11. Submit the Code of Ethics Form if seeking certification.
  12.   Complete the Texas A&M International College of Education On-line Screening Survey.
Education of Children with Disabilities
EDSE 5307Evid-Based Prac for Stu w/Dis3
EDSE 5309Special Ed Law & Ethical Resp3
EDSE 5311Iss in Dis throughout Lifespan3
Psychoeducational and Other Diagnostic Procedures
EDSE 5320Measurement & Evaluation3
EDSE 5330Acad Achievement Assessment3
EDSE 5340Psychometrics3
EDSE 5345Pract Educational Diagnostics3
EDSE 5350Assessment for Diag&Inter3
Total Semester Credit Hours24

Candidates may transfer in 6 hours of Academic Credit from approved graduate programs.


Additional coursework may be required after review of previous course work.