Subsequent Teaching Endorsements

As a practicing educator, how can I earn another grade level or content area endorsement to meet my career goals?

The College of Education at the University of St. Francis offers individuals who hold a current Illinois Professional Educator License the opportunity to obtain a subsequent endorsement as a non-degree seeking student. A minimum of nine (9) semester hours must be completed at USF, which may include field experience.

The following subsequent endorsements are currently available via focused program:

*Due to the volume of requests and time required to complete the review process, evaluation worksheets are required to begin the credential review process with the university’s licensure officer for some endorsements.

The evaluation worksheets are not intended as a substitute for information provided on ISBE’s website, but rather to assist with the organization of requirements.

Submit Your Evaluation Request

Use this form to request licensure officer assistance in evaluating courses required to add Elementary Education, Middle Grades Education, Secondary Education, or Visual Arts Education to your Illinois Professional Educator License.

List additional names that may appear on transcripts, in ELIS, etc.
May be found in your ELIS account
Required to confirm identity in ELIS
Transcripts are required for all inquiries. Acceptable formats include: pdf, jpg, png
Individuals submitting an inquiry for Subsequent Endorsement MUST complete and upload the corresponding Evaluation Worksheet(s) – available via the links above. Acceptable formats: doc, docx, pdf, jpg, png