TEACHER CERTIFICATION

INITIAL CERTIFICATION

Department Specific Directions:

Elementary Education                   

Exceptional Education

Art Education                                         

Business & Marketing                    

English Education

Foreign Language Education          

Literacy

Mathematics Education                  

Music Education

Science Education

Social Studies Education                 

Speech Language Pathology

Technology Education  

If you do not see directions that are appropriate for your certificate title, please follow the general directions to apply on TEACH:

1.  Access the TEACH Website

2.  Log on to TEACH with your username and password.

3.  Click on "TEACH Online Services".

4.  Click on "Apply for a Certificate".

5.  Make selections from the drop boxes to select your certificate title(s).

6.  Answer YES to the question regarding the completion of an approved teacher preparation program and enter program code.  See department specific instructions above for code.

7.  Submit payment of $50 per certificate title (online using credit card or mail in money order).

8.  After filling out all of the sections and entering your payment information, print and sign the Release Authorization Form.  Return it promptly to the Teacher Certication Office, Caudell Hall 101 with copies of your seminar completion certificates. 

How to check the status of your certification, after you apply online