Click the following link

Information Session

to review information on how to obtain a teaching certificate in the State of Florida.
A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required.


  • If you are an out-of-state certified teacher or administrator or a graduate of a Teacher Education Program, you may already be eligible for a Florida Professional Educator's Certificate. Apply directly to the Florida DOE for certification at www.fldoe.org/edcert.

  • If you have Foreign Academic Training, you will find the requirements specific to your situation on the Florida DOE web site at www.fldoe.org/edcert/foreign.asp

Call DOE at (800) 445-6739 for further information.