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Teacher and Administrator Certification

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Please note: All students seeking teacher certification will need to complete a criminal history self-report before being recommended to the Michigan Department of Education. Please contact the College of Education with questions. Email: or

The Professional Certification Requirements contain information regarding initial Professional Teacher Certification and Renewal of a Provisional Teaching Certificate.

Teacher and Administrator Certification Application Instructions. Students must apply online directly through the Michigan Department of Education's website: MOECS.