Candidates hold a
bachelor’s degree in any area
from an accredited
college or university.
Candidates must have an
an Eligible Statement of
Eligibility from the FLDOE.
Candidates must show that they
have achieved a 2.5 GPA or higher
in the last 60 hours of coursework.
REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-U.S. CITIZENS
Candidates need a valid
and current U.S. Social
FLORIDA RESIDENCY AND EMPLOYMENT
Candidates are required
to show proof of a teaching
position in Florida.
If you are not a U.S. citizen, and you do not meet these requirements, you may enroll in TeacherReady and will receive a “Certificate of Completion” from the
University of West Florida detailing your training. However, you will not receive a professional certification from the State of Florida.
A STORY FROM ONE TEACHER
Heatherann Bozeman, a former U.S. Military Service Member, talks about what keeps her coming back to the classroom, everyday.