Apply For a New or Additional Teaching License
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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.
Online 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.
Effective July 23, 2015 all Teacher Licensure (Out of State Preparation) applicants will be applying through the BoEE’s new online application system. (Instructions here)
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.