Great news. The Texas OnCourse Academy is now certified to issue Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits!

If you have completed TXOC Academy digital trainings in the past, you may now claim credit for those you've already completed.

If you have not yet started using the TXOC Academy, learn more or register here.


How do I claim credit?

To claim your credits, you must be logged in to the Academy and on the main dashboard screen. Once you have earned badges, find them on the dashboard on the bottom right - see the image below for reference. Click the "Claim CPE" button in the Academy dashboard and follow the steps provided.

Note: The above image is for illustration purposes only. It is not clickable.

How much credit can I claim?

Find below a list of the Texas OnCourse digital trainings that can be traded for credit! As you can see, some competencies are addressed by several different trainings, so you can complete them all for even more hours in one area.

Career Pathways:

  • Basic Principles of Career Pathways
    Competency: Career Pathways Foundational Knowledge - 1 hour
  • Career Assessments
    Competency: Career Exploration - 1 hour
  • High School Personal Graduation Plan; Career Clusters, Pathways, & Endorsements
    Competency: Academic Planning - Total 2 hours
  • Career Outlook
    Competency: Career Planning - 1 hour
  • Work Based Learning Experiences
    Competency: Career Learning Experience - 1 hour

Financial Aid:

  • Basic Principles of Financial Aid
    Competency: Financial Aid Foundational Knowledge - 1 hour
  • FAFSA, TASFA, CSS Profile
    Competency: Financial Aid Application Process - Total 3 hours
  • Scholarship Applications, Questbridge National College Match, National Merit Scholarship Program
    Competency: Scholarship Application Process - Total 3 hours
  • College Finances
    Competency: College Cost - 1 hour

Postsecondary Pathways:

  • Basic Principles of Postsecondary Pathways
    Competency: Postsecondary Pathways Foundational Knowledge - Total 1 hours
  • ApplyTexas, Common Application, NCAA and NAIA Eligibility Centers, Coalition Application, Universal College Application, Military Academy Applications, Military Enlistment, College Credits
    Competency: Admission and Application Process - Total 8 hours
    Competency: Entrance and Placement Exams - Total 4 hours
  • Researching Postsecondary Options
    Competency: Postsecondary Research - Total 1 hour


  • Transition Services for Students with Disabilities
    Competency: Transition Advising - 1 hour
  • Advising Highly Mobile Students
    Competency: Advising Highly Mobile Populations - 1 hour
  • Middle School College and Career
    Starting Early: College and Career Readiness in Middle School - 1 hour

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