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Transition to Teaching Overview

If you possess an undergraduate degree, this short, intensive licensure program can help you prepare to teach Preschool through grade 3.

All Alternate/Transition to Teaching Programs require completion of the following:

  • Program Coursework
Admissions Requirements
  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution with a grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 point scale; or
  • Both a baccalaureate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution with a grade point average of at least 2.50 on a 4.0 point scale, and five (5) years of professional experience; or
  • Both a baccalaureate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution, and proof of passing state approved content area examination(s) in the subject area if the GPA is lower than 2.5.
  • Completed application that includes: