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Loyola University Chicago

School of Social Work

Post Master's Type 73 Certificate

Post Masters Professional Educator License- School Social Worker Endorsement (PEL)

This program is for graduates with an M.S.W. degree from an accredited School of Social Work who are seeking the required courses and field placement for licensure as a school social worker in Illinois.


Note: Students may substitute a composite ACT Plus Writing score of at least 22 or a composite (mathematical and critical reading) SAT score of 1030 for the TAP test within 10 years.

ISBE substitution rules

ACT/SAT Substitution Form (ISBE 73-60)

The ISBE Form 73-60 must be submitted to the Student Services Office in the School of Social Work via fax (312) 915-7090 or delivered to 111 E. Pearson St, Chicago IL 60611 Room 850 in order to obtain substitution authorization.

Program Requirements




School of Social Work · 820 North Michigan Avenue, Lewis Towers 1200, Chicago, IL 60611 · 312.915.7005

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