Teacher Licensure

Educational Licensure Programs

Initial Teaching Licensure: Open to candidates with or without a teaching license

Major College/School Department Licensure Name
and Scope
Education Level
Art Education (BS) School of the Arts Art Visual Arts Grade K-12 Undergraduate
Chemistry Education (BS) College of
Science and Engineering
Chemistry and Biochemistry Science:
Chemistry Grades 9-12
Undergraduate
Chemistry Education + General Science (BS) College of
Science and Engineering
Chemistry and Biochemistry Science:
Chemistry Grades 9-12
General Science:
Grades 5-8
Undergraduate
Communication Arts and Literature (BS) College of Liberal Arts English Communication Arts and Literature Grades 5-12 Undergraduate
Early Childhood Education (BS) School of Education Child and Family Studies Early Childhood Birth through Grade 3 Undergraduate
Earth and Space Science (BS) College of Science and Engineering
School of Computing, Engineering and Environment
Atmospheric and Hydrologic Sciences Science: Earth and Space Grades 9-12 Undergraduate
Earth and Space Science + General Science College of Science and Engineering: School of Computing, Engineering and Environment Atmospheric and Hydrologic Sciences Science: Earth and Space Grades 9-12
General Sciences: Grades 5-8
Undergraduate
Elementary Education (BS) School of Education Teacher Development Elementary Education Grades K-6 Undergraduate
Health and Physical Education (BS) School of Health and Human Services Kinesiology Health Grades 5-12
Physical Education Grades K-12
Undergraduate
Information Media-Library Specialist School of Education Information Media Library Media Specialist Grades K-12
(Also an endorsement)
Graduate
Life Science Education (BS) College of Science and Engineering Biology Science: Life Science Grades 9-12 Undergraduate
Life Science + General Science Education (BS) College of Science and Engineering Biology Science: Life Science Grades 9-12
General Science: Grades 5-8
Undergraduate
Mathematics Teaching (BS) College of Science and Engineering Mathematics and Statistics Mathematics Grades 5-12 Undergraduate
Music Education Instrumental (BS) School of the Arts Music Music-Instrumental and Classroom Grades K-12 Undergraduate
Music Education Vocal (BS) School of the Arts Music Music-Vocal and Classroom Grades K-12 Undergraduate
Parent Education School of Education Child and Family Studies Parent Education: Adult Graduate
Physical Education (BS) School of Health and Human Services Kinesiology Physical Education Grades K-12 Undergraduate
Physics Education (BS) College of Science and Engineering Physics and Astronomy Science: Physics Grades 9-12 Undergraduate
Physics Education + General Science (BS) College of Science and Engineering Physics and Astronomy Science: Physics Grades 9-12
General Science Grades 5-8
Undergraduate
Social Studies: Geography/History/ Political Science/Social Sciences/ Sociology (BS) School of Public Affairs Geography and Planning Social Studies Grades 5-12 Undergraduate
Spanish Teaching (BS) College of Liberal Arts Languages and Cultures World Languages and Cultures-Spanish
Grades K-12
Undergraduate
Special Education (SPED): Academic and Behavioral Strategist (BS) School of Education Special Education SPED: Academic and Behavioral Strategist
Grades K-12
Undergraduate and Graduate
Special Education (SPED): Early Childhood School of Education Special Education SPED: Early Childhood
Birth-Age 6
Graduate
Teaching English as a Second Language (minor only) College of Liberal Arts English English as a second language Grades K-12 Undergraduate and Graduate
Technology Education (BS) College of Science and Engineering:
School of Computing, Engineering and Environment
Environmental and Technological studies Technology Grades 5-12 Undergraduate

Additional Teaching Licensure: Open to candidates with a teaching license

Major College/School Department Licensure Name
and Scope
Education Level
No academic awards given School of Computing, Engineering and Environment Environmental and Technological Studies Department CTE: Communication Technology Grades 7-12 Graduate
No academic awards given School of Computing, Engineering and Environment Environmental and Technological Studies Department CTE: Construction Careers Grades 7-12 Graduate
No academic awards given School of Computing, Engineering and Environment Environmental and Technological Studies Department CTE: Manufacturing Careers Grades 7-12 Graduate
No academic awards given School of Computing, Engineering and Environment Environmental and Technological Studies Department CTE: Transportation Careers Grades 7-12 Graduate
Special Education:
Autism Spectrum Disorders
School of Education Special Education SPED: Autism Spectrum Disorders
Birth through grade 12
Graduate
Special Education:
Developmental Disabilities
School of Education Special Education SPED: Autism Spectrum Disorders
Birth through grade 12
Graduate
Special Education:
Emotional Behavioral disorders
School of Education Special Education SPED: Autism Spectrum Disorders
Birth through grade 12
Graduate
Special Education:
Learning Disabilities
School of Education Special Education SPED: Autism Spectrum Disorders
Birth through grade 12
Graduate

Endorsements: Only open to candidates with a teaching license

Major College/School Department Endorsement Education Level
Information Media-Library Media Specialist School of Education Information Media Library Medial Specialists Grades K-12 (also an initial license) Graduate
Middle School Mathematics College of Science and Engineering Mathematics and Statistics Middle Level Mathematics
Grades 5-8
(can be earned simultaneously with an initial license)
Undergraduate
Reading Teacher K-12 School of Education Teacher Development Reading Grades K-12 Graduate
Traffic Safety Education Graduate Studies Center for Continuing Studies Driver and Traffic Safety Grades 9-12 Graduate

Related Service License

Major College/School Department Licensure Name
and Scope
Education Level
Counseling School School of Health and Human Services Community psychology, Counseling and Family Therapy School Counselor Grades K-12 Graduate

Administrative Licenses: approved by the Board of School Administrators

Major College/School Department Endorsement Education Level
Educational Administration and Leadership (post-master graduate certificate or specialist) Graduate Studies Educational Leadership and Higher Education Director of Community Education: District Graduate
Educational Administration and Leadership (post-master graduate certificate or specialist) Graduate Studies Educational Leadership and Higher Education Principal Grades K-12 Graduate
Educational Administration and Leadership (post-master graduate certificate or specialist) Graduate Studies Educational Leadership and Higher Education Director of Special Education: District Graduate
Educational Administration and Leadership (post-master graduate certificate or specialist) Graduate Studies Educational Leadership and Higher Education Superintendent: District Graduate