If you are a new user, click on “Are you a New User? Click here to create an account.”
Save the user name and password you create for future access and renewal.
After account log in, click “Apply for Your College Recommendation Here.” Complete
the 7-step wizard. You will need a credit card to pay the processing fee.
Once your application is complete, OSDE will mail your certificate to the address
listed on your account in about 5 business days.
Procedure for Obtaining Additional Teaching Areas:
Obtain initial certification in major field.
Pass OSAT(s) for additional area. (This does not apply to Elementary, Early Childhood
or Special Education.)
Log into your Single Sign On System account. Click on “Log in or create account” and follow the directions. Processing fee payable
with credit card to add area to existing license/certificate.
If this option is not available via the online system, call OSDE Teacher Certification
at 405-521-3337 or use the OSDE form. Complete the form, including demographics, Part I, Part III, signature and date,
and mail it and processing fee to OSDE. A university recommendation is NOT required
for adding areas only by testing.
Procedure for Obtaining Certification in Master's Level Areas:
Complete master’s degree and/or certificate program, such as Educational Administration,
Reading Specialist, School Counseling, or Psychometry degree.
Pass all required certification (CEOE) exams.
Meet all other requirements if applicable (such as teaching experience or current
Log into your Single Sign On System account. Click the link “Apply for Your College Recommendation Here” and complete application.
You will need a credit card to pay the fee to add area/renew existing license/certificate.
OSDE will issue and mail your new 5-year certificate to the address listed on your
account in about 3-5 business days.