Welcome to the Division of Educator Licensure! Our mission is to assist all Mississippi current and prospective educators to obtain and maintain standard certification and to implement licensure guidelines set by the Mississippi State Board of Education. We appreciate the opportunity to serve you as you serve the children of Mississippi. On this landing page, you will find applications, forms, and other helpful tools to assist you in navigating the licensure process. Please do not hesitate to reach out to our office if we can support you in any way.
Click here for the frequently asked questions regarding the impact of COVID-19 on certification requirements.
*ALERT* COVID-19/Coronavirus Updates for Educator Licensure
Please visit our "Licensure Updates" page for information related to licensure processing and test center closures.