Montana State University

Licensure Application

Licensure Application

HOW TO APPLY FOR MONTANA EDUCATOR LICENSURE
ITEMS NEEDED BY FIELD PLACEMENT & LICENSURE – EMAIL TO jsb@montana.edu OR FAX TO (406) 994-1950:

  1. Passing Praxis test score for each content area; test information available at http://www.montana.edu/fieldplacement/PRAXIS/Praxis.shtml.
  2. Signed Licensure Acknowledgement available at http://www.montana.edu/fieldplacement/PDFs/Licensure_Acknowledgement.pdf.
  3. Transcript: Request transcript be sent “AFTER DEGREE AND GRADES ARE POSTED”.
    1. Go to Registrar’s Office website at http://www.montana.edu/registrar/.  Click on “Transcripts”.
      • Request transcript be sent to:
        • Field Placement an Licensure
          Montana State University
          PO Box 172880, 247 Reid Hall
          Bozeman, MT 59717-2880
    2. OR

    1. Go to transcript office, 101 Montana Hall
      • Request transcript be sent to:
        • Field Placement an Licensure
          Montana State University
          PO Box 172880, 247 Reid Hall
          Bozeman, MT 59717-2880

ITEMS NEEDED BY OFFICE OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION (OPI)

  1. Licensure application:
    1. Go to http://opi.mt.gov/.
    2. Click on “Educator Licensure”
    3. Click on “Application Materials”
    4. Click on “Teacher Applications Class I or II:  Elementary or Secondary Academic Subjects Online Application-New!”