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Educator Licensure

Welcome to the ISBE Division of Educator Licensure Website! The following links provide information on the Illinois licensure process for both new and experienced educators. Should you have questions or concerns regarding the licensure process in Illinois, please contact your Regional Office of Education.

 Effective January 1, 2015: The application fee for a Professional Educator License, Educator License with Stipulations, or Substitute License will be $100.
Out-of-State application fees remain at $150.


• Overview of License Renewal PowerPoint Presentation PDF File (4/16/15) updated

Program Information and Announcements  (Updated 4/24/15)