Educator Certification

Thank you for visiting the Educator Certification website!

For those who may have questions about the Nebraska TEACH application system such as how to register or generic certification questions a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS) document has been established.  The document can be accessed at

Other questions can be emailed to our office address at, by calling our main phone number at (402) 471-0739 or directed to your assigned analyst.  Emails sent to our office email and voicemails left on the main phone number will be assigned a HelpDesk ticket and assigned to analyst, their contact information can be found on your dashboard under the application circles.  Please allow for 4-6 weeks for processing of an application during peak times.

Section A

I want to be a Nebraska Educator and I have never held any Nebraska Certificate

Teaching Certificates and Permits
Teaching Certificates & Permits


Administrative Certificates and Permits
Administrative Certificates & Permits

Special Services Certificates and Permits
Special Services Certificates & Permits

Section B

I am a Nebraska Educator and want to renew, update or advance my Certificate


Section C

State Requirements

Section D


Section E

Detailed Certification Information

Section F

Protocol for Administrators

teacher certificat link link to Administrative Certificates and Permits Link to Special Services Certificates and Permith

Updated February 19, 2021 1:23pm