Teacher Licensure Exam | Department of Education


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About the Teacher Licensure Exams

In order to become a licensed teacher you must meet the required test scores for the following exam requirements:

  • Basic Skills Testing Requirement (ACT Plus Writing, SAT, MTLE or NES) [Reading, Writing & Math]
  • MTLE Content Exams
  • MTLE Pedagogy Exams

Exams required by major:

Find out the exams that align with your major here.

Additional information regarding teacher licensure in the state of Minnesota can be found at:

Minnesota Department of Education
Educator Licensing Division
1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN 55113
(651) 582-8691
Website
UMD Department of Education
150 EduE
(218) 726-7233
educ@d.umn.edu
www.d.umn.edu/educ
MTLE Program
For information about registration, testing and scoring
Evaluation Systems - Pearson
P.O. Box 660
Amherst, MA 01004(413) 256-2887 or
(800) 557-3759
Fax: (413) 256-7073
Website
Pearson VUE
For information about scheduling computer-based testing appointments:(877) 489-4080
Website
(includes live chat and email options)