Educators Seeking Licensure in Illinois – Courses and edTPA Support

USF offers convenient, online courses approved by the Illinois State Board of Education for those out of state teachers with deficiency who are seeking Illinois Licensure.

Courses offered through REAL are not eligible for federal financial assistance. Additional information regarding tuition and financial assistance may be found at Tuition for REAL Courses.

IMPORTANT information regarding tuition billing and payment process

Registration Information

– To register, select any of the active blue date links below. You must register for each course separately.


EEND 632: Methods and Materials for Teaching ESL (4 credit hours)

EEND 644: Specialized Curriculum and Methods in Special Education (3 credit hours)

REND 643: Exploration of Literacy Strategies and Materials for Student Achievement (3 credit hours)

REND 689: Disciplinary Literacy (3 credit hours)

REAL 646: edTPA-Support for the Licensed Professional (0 credit/enrichment workshop)