Special Education Credential Application Checklist

Contact the SoE Student Services Office if you have any questions. Process is subject to change.

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Basic Skills Requirement

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CSET Exam/Subject Matter Waiver

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Transcripts from each institution attended

Step 7

Letters of Recommendation

Step 8

Certificate of Clearance (CofC)

  • 8A: Get Fingerprinted: Complete Live Scan Form. Bring completed form to a live scan operator. Keep copy of form once you have been fingerprinted in order to complete following step.
  • 8B: Apply for CofC with CTC. Submit CofC, or verification that CofC is in process of being issued. Do NOT submit the Live Scan Form. 
  • Refer to the Preliminary Credential Program Application Certificate of Clearance​

Step 9

TB Clearance

Step 10

Legal Seminar