Department of Teacher Education
The UIS Department of Teacher Education offers licensure programs in:
- Elementary Grades 1-6
- Secondary Grades 9-12: English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, History, Political Science, or Sociology/Anthropology
All eight programs are approved/accredited by the Illinois State Board of Education.
Want to be a teacher? Here’s how to get started!
For Prospective Students
- TEP Department Admission Application
(Note: Application to and admission to the University of Illinois Springfield does not constitute application to and admission to a program in the Department of Teacher Education, which requires a separate process.)
- Admission Requirements
- Conditional vs Full Admission