State Certification & Endorsements
Students must complete a state-approved program in order to qualify for teacher and administrator certifications. The University of Arizona offers many certification programs through various colleges and also offers several endorsements (attachments to certifications).
The requirements for certification to teach in Arizona are:
- A bachelor’s degree
- Completion of a teacher-preparation program OR appropriate coursework in education classes
- A passing score on the appropriate professional-knowledge portion of the Arizona Educator Exams (AEE)
- A passing score on the appropriate subject-knowledge portion of the AEE, Fingerprint clearance
- Appropriate fees
If you have questions about certification contact Letty Gutierrez firstname.lastname@example.org or (520) 621-7865.
For more information, go to the State Department of Education.