All candidates earning an Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) license are responsible for following the procedures indicated below.


ISBE Professional Educator License (PEL) Qualifying Requirements

ISBE Professional Educator Licensure Process

Checklist for Completing Illinois Professional Educator Licensure

Undergrad (PDF)
Graduate (PDF)

For licensure application forms, see our Forms page.


In accordance with disclosure laws, here are the state required licensure information.