South Carolina - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Licensure Authority

Area: 
Educator Licensure Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The South Carolina State Board of Education has authority over teacher certification.

Body: 

The State Board of Education shall have the power to:
4) Prescribe and enforce rules for the examination and certification of teachers.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/09/2016