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Initial and Second Teacher License Program

Which Teacher Licensure program is right for you?

Ashland is a perfect choice for those exploring post-baccalaureate teacher license programs. Whether you’re currently teaching and hoping to expand your license or seeking an Ohio teaching license for a career change, our teacher licensure programs can help you earn the Ohio teaching certificate you need. Ashland University provides a number of post-baccalaureate teacher licensure programs designed to help you further your teaching career.

Why earn your initial or secondary Ohio teaching license at Ashland?

  • All licensure programs are approved by the Ohio Board of Regents
  • Experienced instructors focused on helping you grow as an educator
  • Programs designed to fit your lifestyle and schedule
  • Specialized coursework designed to help you learn the skills schools seek

Initial licensure (for students with a Bachelor's degree)

If you already have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university that did not lead to a teaching license, our Bachelor's Plus initial teacher licensure program could be right for you.

This program leads to an initial teacher licensure in all of the following areas:

Second licensure (for students with a current teaching license)

If you already have a teaching license and would like to add a second license to your credentials, this is available through Ashland in the area of Intervention Specialist.

Secondary licensure areas

Get started today!

If you’re seeking the teacher licensure credentials you need to take the next step in your career, fill out the Request Information form above, email grad-admissions@ashland.edu or apply now!