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Questions? Email COE the Advising Center at coe_advising@emich.eduOut-of-State Teacher Certification

A teacher with a valid Michigan teaching certificate can apply for a teaching credential in another state. However, each state has its own requirements and its own process for “out-of-state” teacher certification. Please visit the links below to learn about the requirements for the states in which you wish to teach.

Alabama

Illinois

Nebraska

South Carolina

Alaska

Indiana

Nevada

South Dakota

Arizona

Iowa

New Hampshire

Tennessee

Arkansas

Kansas

New Jersey

Texas

California

Kentucky

New Mexico

Utah

Colorado

Louisiana

New York

Vermont

Connecticut

Maine

North Carolina

Virginia

Delaware

Maryland

North Dakota

Washington

D.C.

Massachusetts

Ohio

West Virginia

Florida

Minnesota

Oklahoma

Wisconsin

Georgia

Mississippi

Oregon

Wyoming

Hawaii

Missouri

Pennsylvania

 

Idaho

Montana

Rhode Island

 
*This information was last updated November 30, 2012. Please note that this information is subject to change.


Verification Forms

When applying for certification in other states, you may be asked to have a program verification form or an institutional recommendation form completed by the EMU certification officer or dean of the College of Education.

If you were a regular undergraduate earning a first teaching certificate at EMU, then please forward the request for verification to:

Office of Records and Registration
Eastern Michigan University
303 Pierce Hall
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197
Fax: 734.487.6808

If you were a post-baccalaureate teacher certification student, then please forward the request for verification to:

Post-Baccalaureate Coordinator, Teacher Certification
Eastern Michigan University
206 Porter Building
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197
Fax: 734.487.7089

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