Financial Assistance for LACe



    The cost of the Librarian Alternative Certification is $5,500 


    ESC-Region 19 Payment Plan:

    Tuition Cost: $5,500 

    • Pre-Service I: $1,375 (September) 
    • Pre-Service II: $1,375 (December) 
    • Pre-Service III: $1,375 (March) 
    • Pre-Service IV: $1,375 (June)

    Once accepted into LACe, interns will be provided with a session number to register on Click & Learn for each individual pre-service. Registration and payment on Click & Learn may be done in person or online with the provided session number.

    Pre-Service payment and registration is required prior to attending class.

    Students a 3rd party must have applied and been approved before the 1st day of class. Students are responsible for contacting the ACP office and providing documentation of approved funding. If tuition funds are being sent directly to ESC-Region 19, the Alternative Certification office will register the student for the respective pre-service. 


    Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board – College Access Loan:

    The College Access Loan Program provides alternative educational loans to Texas residents/students who are unable to meet the cost of attendance.



    The My Career Advancement Account Scholarship is a workforce development program that provides up to $4,000 of tuition assistance to eligible military spouses who are pursuing a license, certification or associate degree to gain employment in an occupation or career field.   


    Genesis Calles
    (Finance/Loan Technician)
    (915) 780-5352