Minnesota is a GREAT place to teach! Here are some resources to help you on your path to becoming licensed to teach special education in Minnesota. Use the form below to track your progress and keep moving forward.
Read the Out-of-State Applicant Information and Instruction document on the MDE, Licensing, Applicants Trained Out-of-State website.
Begin submitting your application for a Minnesota teaching license by logging on to the MDE Licensing Division Online Licensing System.
Be prepared to submit transcripts and other records to MDE licensing verifying you have met Minnesota special education licensure standards.
New Employment Outcomes Tool!
A new data tool that students can use to determine which fields have the best opportunities for jobs and wages from various programs of study was unveiled recently by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The tool will give students a clearer picture of the Minnesota labor market and what fields of study offer favorable career opportunities,” said DEED Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben. “At the same time, planners can use the tool to develop training and educational programs that fit employer needs.