Early Childhood Education Licensure Program by State
State Meets Educational Requirements for Licensure Phone Agency Website
Alabama Has not been determined (334) 694-4900 Alabama State Department of Education
Alaska Yes (907) 465-2831 Alaska Dept. of Education and Early Development, Teacher Certification
Arizona Yes (602) 542-5709 Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
Arkansas Has not been determined (501) 682-4475 Arkansas Department of Education
California No (916)-319-0800 California Department of Education
Colorado Yes (303) 866-6600 Colorado Department of Education
Conneticut Has not been determined (860) 713-6969 Connecticut State Board of Education
Delaware Has not been determined (302) 735-4000 Delaware Department of Education
District of Columbia Has not been determined (202) 442-5885 District of Columbia Public Schools
Florida Has not been determined (800) 445-6739 Florida Department of Education
Georgia Has not been determined (404) 232-2500 Georgia Professional Standards Commission
Hawaii Has not been determined (808) 586-2600 Hawaii Teacher Standards Board
Idaho Yes (208) 332-6800 Idaho State Department of Education
Illnois Has not been determined (312) 814-2220 Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Indiana Has not been determined (317) 232-9010 Indiana Department of Education Office of Educator Licensing
Iowa Has not been determined (515) 725-0101 Iowa Department of Education
Kansas Has not been determined (785) 296-2288 Kansas State Department of Education
Kentucky Has not been determined (502) 564-5789 Kentucky Department of Education
Louisana Has not been determined (877) 453-2721 Louisiana Department of Education
Maine Has not been determined (207) 624-6603 Certifiction Office, Maine Department of Education
Maryland Has not been determined (410) 767-0100 Maryland State Department of Education
Massachusetts Has not been determined (781) 338-6600 Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
Michigan Has not been determined (833) 633-5788​ Michigan Department of Education
Minnesota Has not been determined (651) 582-8200 Minnesota Department of Education
Mississippi Has not been determined (601) 359-3513 Mississippi Department of Education
Missouri Has not been determined (573) 751-4212 Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Montana Yes (406) 444-2580 Montana Office of Public Instruction
Nebraska Yes (402) 471-2295 Nebraska Department of Education
Nevada Yes (775) 687-9115 or (702) 486-6458 State of Nevada Board of Education, Office of Educator Licensure
New Hampshire Has not been determined (603) 271-2409 New Hampshire Department of Education
New Jersey Has not been determined (609) 376-3500 New Jersey Department of Higher Education
New Mexico Has not been determined (505) 827-5821 New Mexico Public Education Department
New York Has not been determined (518) 474-3901 Office of Teaching Initiatives
North Carolina Has not been determined (919) 807-3300 North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
North Dakota Has not been determined (701) 328-9647 North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board
Ohio Has not been determined (877) 644-6338 Ohio Department of Education
Oklahoma Has not been determined (405) 521-3301 Oklahoma State Department of Education
Oregon Yes (503) 378-3586 Teacher Standards and Practices Commission
Pennsylvania Has not been determined (717) 783-6788 Pennsylvania Department of Education
Puerto Rico Has not been determined (787) 759-2000 Puerto Rico State Department of Education
Rhode Island Has not been determined (401) 122-8893 Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
South Carolina Has not been determined (803) 734-8500 South Carolina Department of Education
South Dakota Has not been determined (605) 773-3134 South Dakota Department of Education
Tennessee Has not been determined (615) 532-4885 Tennessee Department of Education
Tennessee Has not been determined (615) 741-2966 Tennessee State Board of Education
Texas No (512) 463-9734 Texas Education Agency
Utah Yes (801) 538-7740 Utah State Board of Education
Vermont Has not been determined (802) 828-2390 Vermont Agency of Education-Licensing Office
Virgin Islands Has not been determined (340) 774-0100 Virgin Islands Department of Education
Virginia Has not been determined (800) 292-3820 Virginia Department of Education
Washington Yes (360) 725-6275 Professional Educator Standards Board
West Virginia Has not been determined (304) 558-7010 West Virginia Department of Education
Wisconsin Has not been determined (608) 266-3390 Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
Wyoming Yes (307) 777-7291 Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board
 
Elementary Education Licensure Program by State
State Meets Educational Requirements Licensure for BS Meets Educational Requirements Licensure for MS/Med Phone Agency Website
Alabama Has not been determined Has not been determined (334) 694-4900 Alabama State Department of Education
Alaska Yes Yes (907) 465-2831 Alaska Dept. of Education and Early Development, Teacher Certification
Arizona Yes Yes (602) 542-5709 Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
Arkansas Has not been determined Has not been determined (501) 682-4475 Arkansas Department of Education
California No No (916)-319-0800 California Department of Education
Colorado Yes Yes (303) 866-6600 Colorado Department of Education
Conneticut Has not been determined Has not been determined (860) 713-6969 Connecticut State Board of Education
Delaware Has not been determined Has not been determined (302) 735-4000 Delaware Department of Education
District of Columbia Has not been determined Has not been determined (202) 442-5885 District of Columbia Public Schools
Florida Has not been determined Has not been determined (800) 445-6739 Florida Department of Education
Georgia Has not been determined Has not been determined (404) 232-2500 Georgia Professional Standards Commission
Hawaii Has not been determined Has not been determined (808) 586-2600 Hawaii Teacher Standards Board
Idaho Yes Yes (208) 332-6800 Idaho State Department of Education
Illnois Has not been determined Has not been determined (312) 814-2220 Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Indiana Has not been determined Has not been determined (317) 232-9010 Indiana Department of Education Office of Educator Licensing
Iowa Has not been determined Has not been determined (515) 725-0101 Iowa Department of Education
Kansas Has not been determined Has not been determined (785) 296-2288 Kansas State Department of Education
Kentucky Has not been determined Has not been determined (502) 564-5789 Kentucky Department of Education
Louisana Has not been determined Has not been determined (877) 453-2721 Louisiana Department of Education
Maine Has not been determined Has not been determined (207) 624-6603 Certifiction Office, Maine Department of Education
Maryland Has not been determined Has not been determined (410) 767-0100 Maryland State Department of Education
Massachusetts Has not been determined Has not been determined (781) 338-6600 Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
Michigan Has not been determined Has not been determined (833) 633-5788​ Michigan Department of Education
Minnesota Has not been determined Has not been determined (651) 582-8200 Minnesota Department of Education
Mississippi Has not been determined Has not been determined (601) 359-3513 Mississippi Department of Education
Missouri Has not been determined Has not been determined (573) 751-4212 Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Montana Yes Yes (406) 444-2580 Montana Office of Public Instruction
Nebraska Yes Yes (402) 471-2295 Nebraska Department of Education
Nevada Yes Yes (775) 687-9115 or (702) 486-6458 State of Nevada Board of Education, Office of Educator Licensure
New Hampshire Has not been determined Has not been determined (603) 271-2409 New Hampshire Department of Education
New Jersey Has not been determined Has not been determined (609) 376-3500 New Jersey Department of Higher Education
New Mexico Yes Yes (505) 827-5821 New Mexico Public Education Department
New York Has not been determined Has not been determined (518) 474-3901 Office of Teaching Initiatives
North Carolina Has not been determined Has not been determined (919) 807-3300 North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
North Dakota Has not been determined Has not been determined (701) 328-9647 North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board
Ohio Has not been determined Has not been determined (877) 644-6338 Ohio Department of Education
Oklahoma Has not been determined Has not been determined (405) 521-3301 Oklahoma State Department of Education
Oregon No No (503) 378-3586 Teacher Standards and Practices Commission
Pennsylvania Has not been determined Has not been determined (717) 783-6788 Pennsylvania Department of Education
Puerto Rico Has not been determined Has not been determined (787) 759-2000 Puerto Rico State Department of Education
Rhode Island Has not been determined Has not been determined (401) 122-8893 Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
South Carolina Has not been determined Has not been determined (803) 734-8500 South Carolina Department of Education
South Dakota Has not been determined Has not been determined (605) 773-3134 South Dakota Department of Education
Tennessee Has not been determined Has not been determined (615) 532-4885 Tennessee Department of Education
Tennessee Has not been determined Has not been determined (615) 741-2966 Tennessee State Board of Education
Texas No No (512) 463-9734 Texas Education Agency
Utah Yes Yes (801) 538-7740 Utah State Board of Education
Vermont Has not been determined Has not been determined (802) 828-2390 Vermont Agency of Education-Licensing Office
Virgin Islands Has not been determined Has not been determined (340) 774-0100 Virgin Islands Department of Education
Virginia Has not been determined Has not been determined (800) 292-3820 Virginia Department of Education
Washington Yes Yes (360) 725-6275 Professional Educator Standards Board
West Virginia Has not been determined Has not been determined (304) 558-7010 West Virginia Department of Education
Wisconsin Has not been determined Has not been determined (608) 266-3390 Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
Wyoming Yes Yes (307) 777-7291 Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board
 
Secondary Education Licensure Program by State
State Meets Educational Requirements Licensure for BA/BS Meets Educational Requirements Licensure for NV Teach Meets Educational Requirements Licensure for PackTeach Meets Educational Requirements Licensure for Professional Certificate Meets Educational Requirements Licensure for MEd Phone Agency Website
Alabama Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (334) 694-4900 Alabama State Department of Education
Alaska Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (907) 465-2831 Alaska Dept. of Education and Early Development, Teacher Certification
Arizona Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (602) 542-5709 Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
Arkansas Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (501) 682-4475 Arkansas Department of Education
California No No No No No (916)-319-0800 California Department of Education
Colorado Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (303) 866-6600 Colorado Department of Education
Conneticut Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (860) 713-6969 Connecticut State Board of Education
Delaware Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (302) 735-4000 Delaware Department of Education
District of Columbia Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (202) 442-5885 District of Columbia Public Schools
Florida Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (800) 445-6739 Florida Department of Education
Georgia Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (404) 232-2500 Georgia Professional Standards Commission
Hawaii No No No No No (808) 586-2600 Hawaii Teacher Standards Board
Idaho Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (208) 332-6800 Idaho State Department of Education
Illnois Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (312) 814-2220 Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Indiana Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (317) 232-9010 Indiana Department of Education Office of Educator Licensing
Iowa Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (515) 725-0101 Iowa Department of Education
Kansas Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (785) 296-2288 Kansas State Department of Education
Kentucky Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (502) 564-5789 Kentucky Department of Education
Louisana Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (877) 453-2721 Louisiana Department of Education
Maine Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (207) 624-6603 Certifiction Office, Maine Department of Education
Maryland Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (410) 767-0100 Maryland State Department of Education
Massachusetts Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (781) 338-6600 Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
Michigan Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (833) 633-5788​ Michigan Department of Education
Minnesota Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (651) 582-8200 Minnesota Department of Education
Mississippi Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (601) 359-3513 Mississippi Department of Education
Missouri Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (573) 751-4212 Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Montana Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (406) 444-2580 Montana Office of Public Instruction
Nebraska Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (402) 471-2295 Nebraska Department of Education
Nevada Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (775) 687-9115 or (702) 486-6458 State of Nevada Board of Education, Office of Educator Licensure
New Hampshire Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (603) 271-2409 New Hampshire Department of Education
New Jersey Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (609) 376-3500 New Jersey Department of Higher Education
New Mexico Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (505) 827-5821 New Mexico Public Education Department
New York Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (518) 474-3901 Office of Teaching Initiatives
North Carolina Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (919) 807-3300 North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
North Dakota Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (701) 328-9647 North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board
Ohio Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (877) 644-6338 Ohio Department of Education
Oklahoma Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (405) 521-3301 Oklahoma State Department of Education
Oregon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (503) 378-3586 Teacher Standards and Practices Commission
Pennsylvania Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (717) 783-6788 Pennsylvania Department of Education
Puerto Rico Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (787) 759-2000 Puerto Rico State Department of Education
Rhode Island Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (401) 122-8893 Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
South Carolina Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (803) 734-8500 South Carolina Department of Education
South Dakota Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (605) 773-3134 South Dakota Department of Education
Tennessee Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (615) 532-4885 Tennessee Department of Education
Tennessee Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (615) 741-2966 Tennessee State Board of Education
Texas No No No No No (512) 463-9734 Texas Education Agency
Utah Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (801) 538-7740 Utah State Board of Education
Vermont Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (802) 828-2390 Vermont Agency of Education-Licensing Office
Virgin Islands Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (340) 774-0100 Virgin Islands Department of Education
Virginia Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (800) 292-3820 Virginia Department of Education
Washington Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (360) 725-6275 Professional Educator Standards Board
West Virginia Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (304) 558-7010 West Virginia Department of Education
Wisconsin Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined Has not been determined (608) 266-3390 Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
Wyoming Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (307) 777-7291 Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board
 
Special Education Licensure Program by State
State Meets Educational Requirements Licensure Minor Meets Educational Requirements Licensure MEd Phone Agency Website
Alabama Has not been determined Has not been determined (334) 694-4900 Alabama State Department of Education
Alaska Yes Yes (907) 465-2831 Alaska Dept. of Education and Early Development, Teacher Certification
Arizona Yes Yes (602) 542-5709 Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
Arkansas Has not been determined Has not been determined (501) 682-4475 Arkansas Department of Education
California No No (916)-319-0800 California Department of Education
Colorado No Yes (303) 866-6600 Colorado Department of Education
Conneticut Has not been determined Has not been determined (860) 713-6969 Connecticut State Board of Education
Delaware Has not been determined Has not been determined (302) 735-4000 Delaware Department of Education
District of Columbia Has not been determined Has not been determined (202) 442-5885 District of Columbia Public Schools
Florida Has not been determined Has not been determined (800) 445-6739 Florida Department of Education
Georgia Has not been determined Has not been determined (404) 232-2500 Georgia Professional Standards Commission
Hawaii Has not been determined Has not been determined (808) 586-2600 Hawaii Teacher Standards Board
Idaho Yes Yes (208) 332-6800 Idaho State Department of Education
Illnois Has not been determined Has not been determined (312) 814-2220 Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Indiana Has not been determined Has not been determined (317) 232-9010 Indiana Department of Education Office of Educator Licensing
Iowa Has not been determined Has not been determined (515) 725-0101 Iowa Department of Education
Kansas Has not been determined Has not been determined (785) 296-2288 Kansas State Department of Education
Kentucky Has not been determined Has not been determined (502) 564-5789 Kentucky Department of Education
Louisana Has not been determined Has not been determined (877) 453-2721 Louisiana Department of Education
Maine Has not been determined Has not been determined (207) 624-6603 Certifiction Office, Maine Department of Education
Maryland Has not been determined Has not been determined (410) 767-0100 Maryland State Department of Education
Massachusetts Has not been determined Has not been determined (781) 338-6600 Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
Michigan Has not been determined Has not been determined (833) 633-5788​ Michigan Department of Education
Minnesota Has not been determined Has not been determined (651) 582-8200 Minnesota Department of Education
Mississippi Has not been determined Has not been determined (601) 359-3513 Mississippi Department of Education
Missouri Has not been determined Has not been determined (573) 751-4212 Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Montana Yes Yes (406) 444-2580 Montana Office of Public Instruction
Nebraska Yes Yes (402) 471-2295 Nebraska Department of Education
Nevada Yes Yes (775) 687-9115 or (702) 486-6458 State of Nevada Board of Education, Office of Educator Licensure
New Hampshire Has not been determined Has not been determined (603) 271-2409 New Hampshire Department of Education
New Jersey Has not been determined Has not been determined (609) 376-3500 New Jersey Department of Higher Education
New Mexico No Yes (505) 827-5821 New Mexico Public Education Department
New York Has not been determined Has not been determined (518) 474-3901 Office of Teaching Initiatives
North Carolina Has not been determined Has not been determined (919) 807-3300 North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
North Dakota Has not been determined Has not been determined (701) 328-9647 North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board
Ohio Has not been determined Has not been determined (877) 644-6338 Ohio Department of Education
Oklahoma Has not been determined Has not been determined (405) 521-3301 Oklahoma State Department of Education
Oregon Yes Yes (503) 378-3586 Teacher Standards and Practices Commission
Pennsylvania Has not been determined Has not been determined (717) 783-6788 Pennsylvania Department of Education
Puerto Rico Has not been determined Has not been determined (787) 759-2000 Puerto Rico State Department of Education
Rhode Island Has not been determined Has not been determined (401) 122-8893 Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
South Carolina Has not been determined Has not been determined (803) 734-8500 South Carolina Department of Education
South Dakota Has not been determined Has not been determined (605) 773-3134 South Dakota Department of Education
Tennessee Has not been determined Has not been determined (615) 532-4885 Tennessee Department of Education
Tennessee Has not been determined Has not been determined (615) 741-2966 Tennessee State Board of Education
Texas No No (512) 463-9734 Texas Education Agency
Utah Yes Yes (801) 538-7740 Utah State Board of Education
Vermont Has not been determined Has not been determined (802) 828-2390 Vermont Agency of Education-Licensing Office
Virgin Islands Has not been determined Has not been determined (340) 774-0100 Virgin Islands Department of Education
Virginia Has not been determined Has not been determined (800) 292-3820 Virginia Department of Education
Washington Yes Yes (360) 725-6275 Professional Educator Standards Board
West Virginia Has not been determined Has not been determined (304) 558-7010 West Virginia Department of Education
Wisconsin Has not been determined Has not been determined (608) 266-3390 Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
Wyoming No Yes (307) 777-7291 Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board