After admission into the Graduate Program, a BCI/FBI background check is required of all students in teacher licensure programs.

Whenever changes in Ohio Standards for Teacher Education and Licensure are recommended by the State Department of Education, the Ohio Department of Higher Education and passed into law by the Ohio State Legislature, requirements will necessarily be altered to comply with current standards and regulations. The programs listed in this catalog meet the most recent Ohio Department of Education standards at the time of this catalog publication..

Students who successfully complete the teacher education programs listed in this catalog will be eligible for Ohio teaching licensure. Students are strongly encouraged to work closely with their program advisor to stay abreast of current requirements and updates.