Apply For a New or Additional Teaching License

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Requirements for Iowa Licenses

   Teacher Licensure (Iowa Institution) If the university or college that you attended for your teacher preparation program is located and/or based in Iowa, use this application.
Click here to view a list of approved Iowa teacher preparation programs.
Important Note: the Ashford University Online program does not lead to Iowa teacher licensure. Only the on-campus program in Clinton, IA is regionally accredited and approved.

   Teacher License (Out of State Preparation) If the university or college that you attended for your teacher preparation program is located in another state, use this application. This includes online programs that may have a presence in Iowa, but their main campus is located out of state.
Click here for a list of state approved and regionally accredited programs.

   Teacher License (Out of Country Preparation) If the university or college that you attended for your teacher preparation program is located outside of the United States of America, use this application.

   Class B (Conditional) License (Teacher) This is a temporary license to serve outside of your endorsed area(s) while completing the requirements for a new endorsement. You must have a current and valid license to apply for a Class B, and you must meet the minimum number of college credits as required to apply for this license.

   Administrative Decision License (Teacher) Contact a BoEE Consultant before applying for this license.

    Teacher Intern License For applicants who are currently enrolled in our Iowa approved teacher intern program, and who have completed the minimum amount of pedagogy required.