Graduates of licensure programs offered by American College of Education may be able to seek initial or administrative licensure in their state of residence or employment if that state is a participant in the NASDETC Interstate Agreement, or based on that state’s requirements for licensure by reciprocity.

Additionally, graduates of licensure programs may also be able to seek initial or administrative licensure in their state of residence or employment by applying as a graduate of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program*.

ACE is regionally accredited by the Higher learning Commission and offers licensure programs that are programmatically accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educational Preparation (CAEP).

ACE licensure programs are also approved in specific states for initial teacher licensure eligibility or content addition and building level/principal or district level administrative licensure.

Therefore, Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than where ACE is approved for direct licensure, may be eligible for comparable licensure through reciprocity or by applying as an out of state graduate of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program**.

Links to State licensing requirements and licensing agency information may be found below.

Teacher

RECIPROCITY: Alabama requires all teacher candidates who were educated at an out-of-state school to possess an out-of-state teaching license prior to applying for an Alabama license. ACE students will first license in our home-state of Indiana, and then apply for their initial license in Alabama.

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Alabama, please check the Alabama State Department of Education.

Administrator

RECIPROCITY: Alabama requires all administrator candidates who were educated at an out-of-state school to possess an out-of-state teaching license prior to applying for an Alabama license. ACE students will first license in our home-state of Indiana, and then apply for their initial license in Alabama.

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Alabama, please check the Alabama State Department of Education.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Alaska, please check the Alaska Department of Education & Early Development.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an educational administrator in Alaska, please check the Alaska State Department of Education.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

The Master of Arts in Elementary Teaching program is approved by the Arizona Department of Education, State Board of Education as leading to an Arizona Standard Professional Elementary-Grades K-8 certificate.

Additional requirements may include;
  • Receipt of a fingerprint verification card.
  • Professional knowledge exam requirement.
  • Subject knowledge exam requirement.
  • Completion of the U.S. Constitution and AZ Constitution requirements, either through college coursework in each of these areas or passing scores on the AEPA U.S. Constitution and AZ Constitution exams.
  • Completion of Suicide prevention training.

For the most current information about a teaching degree in Arizona, please check the Arizona Department of Education website.

The Master of Arts in Secondary Teaching program and T2T programs are not approved by the Arizona Department of Education, State Board of Education at this time. However, an Arizona resident may still enroll in these programs as an out of state education preparation program. For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Arizona, please check the Arizona Department of Education website.

Administrator

The M.Ed. in Educational Leadership program offered by American College of Education is approved by the Arizona Department of Education as leading to an Arizona Standard Professional Principal PreK-12 certificate.

  • Receipt of a fingerprint verification card
  • Three (3) years of verified fulltime teaching experience in PreK-12.
  • A passing score on the Arizona Educator Proficiency Assessment (AEPA) Principal Subtest I and II exam.

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Arizona please check the Arizona Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

Note: ACE does not offer the MAT/T2T programs to Arkansas residents.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Arkansas please check the Arkansas Division of Elementary & Secondary Education.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

RECIPROCITY: California requires all teacher candidates who were educated at an out-of-state school to possess an out-of-state teaching license prior to applying for a California license. ACE students will first license in our home-state of Indiana, and then apply for their initial license in California.

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in California, please check the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in California, please check the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Colorado, please check the Colorado Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Colorado, please check the Colorado Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Connecticut, please check the Connecticut State Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Connecticut, please check the Connecticut State Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a licensed teacher Delaware, please check the Delaware Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Delaware, please check the Delaware Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information on becoming a teacher in the District of Columbia please check the Office of the State Superintendent of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information on becoming an administrator in the District of Columbia please check the Office of the State Superintendent of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information on becoming a teacher in Florida, please check the Florida Department of Education website.

Administrator

The M.Ed. in Educational Leadership program offered by American College of Education has been approved by the Florida Department of Education, Bureau of Educator Certification as a preparatory program for persons applying for Certification in Educational Leadership to be eligible to receive certification as a school principal in Florida.

Additional requirements may include;

  • Passage of the Florida Educational Leadership Examination (FELE) content licensure exam.

For the most current information on becoming an administrator in Florida, please check the Florida Department of Education website<.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Georgia, please check the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

Administrator

ACE may offer the M.Ed. in Educational Leadership to Georgia residents. However, this program does not prepare residents of Georgia for principal/building-level administrator licensure. Residents of this state will be required to sign an acknowledgment form to that effect upon application to the program.

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Georgia, please check the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Hawaii, please check the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Hawaii, please check the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Illinois, please check the Idaho State Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Idaho, please check the Idaho State Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Illinois, please check the Illinois State Board of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Illinois, please check the Illinois State Board of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Teacher

The Master of Arts in Elementary Teaching and Master of Arts in Secondary Teaching and the Certificate in Transition to Teaching (T2T) graduate programs are approved by the Indiana Department of Education for an initial teacher license, with the T2T graduate certificate programs leading to an initial elementary generalist teaching license and initial secondary teacher license in Indiana.

Additional requirements may include;

  • Background clearance resulting from completion of the required background check.
  • Applicants must achieve required scores on Indiana-approved exams.
  • Passing scores on all required licensure content exams.
  • Valid CPR certification from an IDOE approved provider.
  • Suicide Prevention Training Certificate.

For more information about becoming a licensed teacher in Indiana please visit the Indiana Department of Education website.

M.Ed. in Educational Leadership

The M.Ed. in Educational Leadership program offered by American College of Education is approved by the Indiana State Board of Education as a preparatory program for persons applying for the addition of the Building Level Administrator (P-12) content area to their license.

Additional requirements may include;

  • Hold an initial, standard, provisional, proficient, or accomplished practitioner Instructional or School Counselor license.
  • Experience verification letter signed by employer on letterhead stating at least 2 years of teaching experience.
  • Pass the approved Building Level Administrator content licensure exam.
  • Valid CPR certification from an IDOE approved provider.
  • Suicide Prevention Training Certificate.

For more information on becoming a licensed administrator in Indiana please visit the Indiana Department of Education website.

Ed.S. in District Level Administration

The Ed.S. in District Level Administration program is approved by the Indiana Department of Education for the addition of Indiana’s P-12 district-level administrator content area to one’s existing Indiana teaching license.

Additional requirements may include;

  • Pass the approved District Level Administrator content licensure exam.
  • Successfully complete the following:
    • An Ed.S. or higher at an institution of higher education.
    • An approved district administrator: superintendent program.
  • Hold an Initial, standard, provisional, proficient or accomplished practitioner Instructional License.
  • Have a minimum of two (2) years of experience as a teacher.

For more information on becoming a licensed administrator in Indiana please visit the Indiana Department of Education website.

Certificate in Teaching English Learners

The certificate in Teaching English Learners is approved by the Indiana Department of Education for the addition of the English Learners content are to one’s existing Indiana teaching license. The addition of English learners’ content to one’s existing Indiana teaching license requires coursework and testing.

For the most current information about endorsements in Indiana, please check the Indiana Department of Education website.

Certificate in Virtual Instruction

The certificate in Virtual Instruction is approved by the Indiana Department of Education. Certificate outcomes are designed to meet Indiana’s standards for the addition of the Virtual Instruction content area to an existing Indiana license.

For the most current information about endorsements in Indiana, please check the Indiana Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

RECIPROCITY: Iowa requires all teacher candidates who were educated at an out-of-state school to possess an out-of-state teaching license prior to applying for an Iowa license. ACE students will first license in our home-state of Indiana, and then apply for their initial license in Iowa.

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Iowa, please check the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners website.

Administrator

RECIPROCITY: Iowa requires all administrator candidates who were educated at an out-of-state school to possess an out-of-state administrator license prior to applying for an Iowa license. ACE students will first license in our home-state of Indiana, and then apply for their initial license in Iowa.

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Iowa, please check the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

RECIPROCITY: Kansas requires all teacher candidates who were educated at an out-of-state school to possess an out-of-state teaching license prior to applying for a Kansas license. ACE students will first license in our home-state of Indiana, and then apply for their initial license in Kansas.

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Kansas, please check the Kansas State Department of Education website.

Administrator

RECIPROCITY: Kansas requires all administrator candidates who were educated at an out-of-state school to possess an out-of-state administrator license prior to applying for a Kansas license. ACE students will first license in our home-state of Indiana, and then apply for their initial license in Kansas.

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Kansas, please check the Kansas State Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

Note: ACE does not offer the MAT/T2T programs to Kentucky residents.

Administrator

Note: ACE does not offer the Administrative program to Kentucky residents.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Louisiana, please check the Louisiana Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Louisiana, please check the Louisiana Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Maine, please check the Maine Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Maine, please check the Maine Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Maryland, please check the Maryland State Department of Education Website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Maryland, please check the Maryland State Department of Education Website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a licensed teacher in Massachusetts, please check the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Massachusetts, please check the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Michigan, please check the Michigan Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Michigan, please check the Michigan Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Minnesota, please check the Minnesota Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Minnesota, please check the Minnesota Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Mississippi, please check the Mississippi Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Minnesota, please check the Mississippi Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Mississippi, please check the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Mississippi, please check the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Montana, please check the Montana Office of Public Instruction.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Montana, please check the Montana Office of Public Instruction.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Nebraska, please check the Nebraska Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Nebraska, please check the Nebraska Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a licensed teacher in Nevada, please check the State of Nevada Department of Education.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming a licensed administrator in Nevada, please check the State of Nevada Department of Education.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a licensed teacher in New Hampshire, please check the New Hampshire Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in New Hampshire, please check the New Hampshire Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a licensed teacher in New Jersey, please check the State of New Jersey Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in New Jersey, please check the State of New Jersey Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in New Mexico, please check the New Mexico Public Education Department website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in New Mexico, please check the New Mexico Public Education Department website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in New York, please check the New York State Department of Education Teaching Initiatives website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in New York, please check the New York State Department of Education Teaching Indicatives website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in North Carolina, please check the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in North Carolina, please check the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in North Dakota, please check the North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in North Dakota, please check the North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Ohio, please check the Ohio Department of Education website.

Administrator

The M.Ed. in Educational Leadership program offered by American College of Education is approved by the Ohio Department of Higher Education as a preparatory program for persons apply for Ohio Building Principal Licenses (grades PK-6, grades 4-9, and grades 5-12).

Additional requirements may include:

  • Receive a recommendation from the dean or head of teacher education at the institution where he or she completed the preparation program.
  • Complete the Ohio Assessment for Educators licensure exam #015, Educational Leadership, prescribed by the State Board of Education.
  • A principal must have two years of successful teaching experience under a standard teaching license (or work experience under a professional pupil services license) for the ages and grade levels for which the principal license is sought.

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Ohio, please check the Ohio Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Oklahoma, please check the Oklahoma State Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Oklahoma, please check the Oklahoma State Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

RECIPROCITY: Oregon requires all teacher candidates who were educated at an out-of-state school to possess an out-of-state teacher license prior to applying for an Oregon license. ACE students will first license in our home-state of Indiana, and then apply for their initial license in Oregon.

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Oregon, please check the Oregon State Department of Education website.

Administrator

RECIPROCITY: Oregon requires all administrator candidates who were educated at an out-of-state school to possess an out-of-state administrator license prior to applying for an Oregon license. ACE students will first license in our home-state of Indiana, and then apply for their initial license in Oregon.

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Oregon, please check the Oregon State Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Pennsylvania, please check the Pennsylvania Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Pennsylvania, please check the Pennsylvania Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

 

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Rhode Island, please check the Rhode Island Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Rhode Island, please check the Rhode Island Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in South Carolina, please check the South Carolina Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in South Carolina, please check the South Carolina Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in South Dakota, please check the South Dakota Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in South Dakota, please check the South Dakota Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Tennessee, please check the Tennessee Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Tennessee, please check the Tennessee Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Texas, please check the please check the Texas Education Agency website.

Administrator

The M.Ed. in Educational Leadership program offered by American College of Education is approved by the Texas Education Agency as a preparatory program leading to an administrator/building principal certification in Texas.

Additional requirements may include:

  • Successfully complete the required exam

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Texas, please check the Texas Education Agency website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Utah, please check the please check the Utah State Board of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Utah, please check the Utah State Board of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Vermont, please check the Vermont Agency of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Vermont, please check the Vermont Agency of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Virginia, please check the Virginia Department of Education website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming and administrator in Virginia, please check the Virginia Department of Education website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Washington, please check the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Washington, please check the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Washington, please check the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Washington, please check the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Wisconsin, please check the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming an administrator in Wisconsin, please check the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

Individuals interested in pursuing licensure in states other than Indiana may be eligible for comparable licensure based on completion of an ACE state-approved, regionally accredited or CAEP accredited program.

Teacher

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Wyoming, please check the Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board website.

Administrator

For the most current information about becoming a teacher in Wisconsin, please check the Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board website.

For more information on educator licensure or endorsement please contact an ACE enrollment counselor or Student Support representative at 800-280-0307 or by email at info@ace.edu.

International Websites

In addition to our regional accreditation, we have also been granted Institutional Recognition status by The National Accreditation & Equivalency Council of the Bahamas (NAECOB). The Institutional Recognition status does not suggest that American College of Education now has accreditation with NAECOB. Institutional Recognition status indicates that the institution currently holds full accreditation status from international or regional accreditation bodies recognized by NAECOB. NAECOB’s Institutional Recognition permits the institution to recruit for and offer educational programs in The Bahamas.

Please direct all inquiries regarding the status of our Institutional Recognition to a representative of NAECOB:

RND Plaza West
John F. Kennedy Drive 
P.O. Box N-3913
Nassau, The Bahamas
242-328-8872/3
info@naecob.org

*Graduates of licensure programs offered by American College of Education who seek licensure in states other than Indiana may still need to satisfy those state licensure requirements such as years of experience in a prior or current position, additional coursework, internship hours, content test passage, or additional training such as CPR certification, as applicable. Students are strongly encouraged to check state licensure requirements in the state in which they live, and in the state where they intend to teach or administrate to determine whether they are eligible for licensure, endorsement, or certification.

**While American College of Education has made every effort to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information provided on this website at the time of posting, the contents are subject to change at any time. The College will update information provided on this website as it is obtained.