Maryland - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Licensure Policy

Area: 
Educator Licensure Policy
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

In order to become a certified teacher in Maryland, an applicant must pass the PPST, PLT, & the Praxis II: Content.

Body: 

In order to obtain a Maryland teaching license, an applicant must meet, but is not always limited to, the following requirements: must have at least a BA Degree, completed a teacher preparation program from an accredited institution, and received passing scores on required assessments. All state licenses accepted.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
11/19/2015