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Applying for Teacher Licensure

Licensure Eligibility

Eligibility for a teaching license in the state of Ohio is based on the following:

  1. Successful completion of the bachelor’s degree.
  2. Successful completion of a teacher education program.
  3. Successful completion of the appropriate OAE examinations.

To apply for your teaching license please access the Ohio Department of Education’s (ODE) website using this link:

This link will take you through the process. We will receive an email from the ODE letting us know that you have applied. Once we have concluded that you have met all the requirements for eligibility we will approve your application. You will receive more information about the application process during the student teaching seminar.

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