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If you are passionate about helping others learn, earning an online teaching degree to become a teacher in Arizona is an excellent way to apply your skills. Our online university environment allows you to complete your teaching degree and prepare for teaching certification.
Before becoming a licensed teacher, you must meet all of Arizona’s initial teacher certification requirements, including:
NOTE: The WGU U.S. History and Government assessment can be submitted as evidence of fulfilling the U.S. Constitution requirement. WGU does not cover the AZ Constitution requirement.
Note: Listed requirements are current and are subject to change at any time, even during enrollment.
For the most current information about becoming a licensed teacher in the state of Arizona, please check the Arizona Department of Education website:
Arizona Department of Education website
Phoenix phone: (602) 542-4367; Flagstaff phone: (928) 679-8117; Tucson phone: (520) 628-6326
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