2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    May 30, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Transition To Teach License

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The Transition to Teach program is designed for individuals who hold a bachelor’s degree who desire to teach in secondary settings.  Admission to this program is through the Grad School. 


Admissions Requirements

Basic Skills Competency Met through One of the Following:

  • GRE score of at least 301 based on Verbal and Quantitative (test must have been taken after 8/1/11)
  • Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators
  • ACT composite score of 24 (based on Math, Reading, Grammar and Science)
  • SAT score of 1170 based on Evidence-based Reading and Writing and Math


  • Baccalaureate degree:
  • GPA: 3.0/4.0 in the subject area for which they are seeking licensure: OR
  • GPA 2.5/4.0 scale and five years of professional experience in the subject area; OR
  • Degree in subject area and successfully passed the state approved content area examination
  • Graduate degree in the subject area/related field

Baccalaureate Degree in one of these fields, or a related field:

  • Agriculture
  • Chemistry
  • Business
  • Mathematics
  • Engineering and/or Technology
  • Physics
  • English
  • Biology/Life Science
  • Fine Arts (music, theater, visual arts)
  • Economics
  • Health
  • Geography
  • Journalism
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Political Science
  • World Language (Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Latin, Spanish)

Minimum Core Content Exam score on Praxis 

Program Requirements

Participants in the T2T program will complete the following 6 courses, plus an interview with program faculty: 

Total 18 Credits Required

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