Applicants Trained Out-of-State

January 1, 2018—Educator Licensing and Board of Teaching will merge into the Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board. Get details here.

Teacher licensure transition information can be found on the Minnesota Board of Teaching website.

Information for Applicants Trained Out-of-State can be found on the Minnesota Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board (PELSB) website.

The information on this page is provided as guidance for educators trained or licensed outside of Minnesota. If you have questions about your specific circumstance, please contact the Licensing Division.

Teaching Licensure Examinations
For the most up-to-date Educator Licensing testing information, please visit the Board of Teaching Licensure Exams webpage.