Colorado State Requirements

Colorado Teaching License Renewal


Below is a summary of how Learners Edge may help your continuing education and Colorado teacher relicensing needs. This summary should in no way release individuals from their responsibility of ensuring that the course they take meets their professional needs. We hope it provides assistance in understanding how Learners Edge might help you in the accumulation of clock hours or graduate credit for salary advancement and the Colorado teaching relicensure process.

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See the Colorado Department of Education website for complete CO teacher relicensure information.

Renewal of License:

Renew Initial License:

  • A minimum of 5 years teaching

Initial License to Professional:

  • A minimum of 5 years teaching

Professional License Renewal:

Obtain proof of completion of 6 semester hours or 90 clock hours of renewal credit.

  • Note that 1 semester hour = 15 clock hours.
  • Your credits must not be more than 5 years old.

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We are partnered with Colorado State University-Pueblo.

A list of all of our partners can be seen here.

Message from Learners Edge:

Please note, Learners Edge courses are approved and offered for graduate credit by our regionally accredited and state approved college/university partners. Continuing education graduate credit is intended to fulfill requirements for license renewal/lane change when the student has obtained proper prior approval.