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If you are passionate about helping others learn, earning an online teaching degree is an excellent way to apply your skills. Our online university allows you to complete your teaching degree and prepare for your teaching certification.
Before becoming a licensed teacher in Illinois, you must meet all of Illinois's teacher certification requirements (for those who have attended out-of-state teacher prep programs), including:
For specific details on how to become a licensed teacher in Illinois at WGU, click here.
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 Illinois, please check the Illinois State Board of Education website:
Illinois State Board of Education website
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