Program type:

Graduate Academic Certificate

Est. time to complete:

1-2 semesters
Credit Hours:

Take the first step toward earning full principal certification.
For a Probationary or Intern Certificate, a school district will be required to sign a form stating the candidate has been offered a position that requires principal certification. The candidate must have completed at least 4 of our UNT Educational Leadership courses and have passed the TExES 268 certification exam. In addition, throughout the probationary or internship certification period, the candidate must be enrolled in the internship course or professional practice course at UNT.

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Why earn a degree in Probationary Principal Certification/Intern Certificate?

The probationary certification is for students that have not yet completed our principal certification program and have been offered a position with a school district that requires the probationary certificate. This is awarded only when offered a position with this requirement and prior to the student obtaining their standard principal certification.

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