Licensed Teacher Out-of-State Seeking Montana Teaching Licensure
If you are certified to teach in another state and wish to obtain Montana teaching licensure, you must first apply through the Montana Office of Public Instruction http://opi.mt.gov/cert/Materials/materials.html If you are denied certification due to needed requirements and can document this denial, the MSU Office of Field Placement and Licensure will review your request.
- …contact the MSU FPL Office http://www.montana.edu/fieldplacement/ to receive guidance for an assessment process including:
- …self-assessment of prior coursework and description of any requested substitution classes using the appropriate Licensure/Endorsement Assessment Tool: http://www.montana.edu/fieldplacement/licensure/postbac.html
- …development of a plan of study by MSU content expert (transcript needed for courses not completed through MSU/Bozeman)