Teacher Certification

Certification Resources

Teacher Certification Contact Information

Get teacher certification help directly by emailing the EDU SAS Assistant at edu-sasasst@usf.edu.

Get Your Certification

Read the College of Education's Get Certified! information for students seeking initial teacher certification. Learn about ESOL endorsement that you may qualify for, and follow the Florida Department of Education's (FLDOE) certification steps (step-by-step guide) then view the Teach in Florida services and other resources to help start your new career!

Florida Department of Education

Know the Current Competencies and Skills required for teacher verification in Florida. Review the Florida Department of Education's examination information for seeking initial certification, re-certification, or adding a subject area of certification.

Meet FLDOE Course Requirements

Seek the appropriate courses that will satisfy the Florida Department of Education's requirements in your statement of eligibility or get with an advisor to find out what classes match the criteria.