The Education Department's mission is to prepare competent, caring, professional educators within our NCATE accredited program approved by the Indiana Department of Education.
Indiana Teacher Licensure
Students who wish to pursue teacher licensure may enroll in the Teacher Education Program coordinated by the Education Department. The Education Department is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and approved for teacher training by the Office of Educator Licensing and Development (OELD) of the Indiana Department of Education. The Teacher Education Program offers two licensure frameworks established by the OELD: the Revisions for Educator Preparation and Accountability [REPA]; and Rules 2002.
- Bachelor's degree and teaching license
- If you have a bachelor's degree: Teaching license
- If you have a teaching license: Additional license content area
- Teaching license renewal
Education Certification / Degrees
Illinois Alternative Certification
Prospective teacher candidates who hold a bachelor’s degree, anticipate teaching in the State of Illinois, and wish to obtain teacher certification through an alternative certification program, are urged to contact their Regional Superintendent’s office regarding the viability of the alternative certification licensure option.