Subsequent Licensure


The College of Education at the University of St. Francis offers current Illinois elementary, special education, or secondary license holders the opportunity to obtain a subsequent license as a non-degree seeking student. A major in the secondary license area is required before admission to this program. A minimum of 9 semester hours must be completed at the University of St. Francis and a minimum 1 hr. practicum field experience in the area of licensure is also required.

The following are available subsequent licenses:

  • Elementary Education License
  • Special Education License
  • Secondary Education License (A major in the licensure area is required before admission.)
    • English/Language Arts
    • Mathematics
    • Science: Biology
    • Social Science: History

Application Requirements:

  • Application
  • Official Transcripts
  • Copy of Illinois Teaching License
  • Copy of most recent teacher evaluation (if applicable)

Frequently Asked Questions

For additional information, contact:

Ms. Jurate Harris, College of Education
(815) 740-3604
University of St. Francis
Tower Hall, Room S313
500 Wilcox Street Joliet, Illinois 60435