Missouri Teaching License Renewal
The classification, Initial Professional Certificate (IPC) or Initial Career Education Certificate (ICEC), is valid for four years from the date of issuance. To upgrade to a Career Continuous Professional Certificate (CCPC) or Continuous Career Education Certificate (CCEC), (both valid for 99 years) you must do the following:
You can earn 15 hours of professional development by taking a one credit course at Learners Edge.
If you have questions about teacher professional development requirements for your specific situation, please review Required Professional Development Hours.
If you are not currently teaching and your certificate has expired or will expire soon, review the requirement to Reactivate your Certificate.
You'll find our graduate level courses to be relevant, engaging, and highly applicable to your classroom or school setting…the perfect option to meet your salary advancement needs. Simply select the course(s), session, and a University Partner. Make sure to explore our pricing discounts.
Take a look at these course combinations to move along the salary schedule.
Example 1: Differentiation Focus
753: Succeeding with the Struggling Student (3 credits)
Example 2: Reading Focus
If you need assistance with submission of a district approval form, course mapping, or timelines, we’re happy to help. Our Advisory team is here to help you succeed!
To obtain the required hours, the following equivalencies shall be used:
1 graduate credit = 15 PD contact hours
Learners Edge continuing education courses are approved by our regionally accredited universities and colleges from throughout the United States. These partners provide official transcripts, letter grades, and graduate credit for successfully completed Learners Edge courses.
When selecting your course, choose any of our CAEP and/or regionally accredited graduate credit university partners to gain the semester hours of credit.
Learners Edge offers over 100 relevant and engaging continuing education courses to help meet your requirements. Here are a few of our newest courses for your consideration:
5138: Innovative Strategies for Every Classroom (3 credits)
Above is a summary of how Learners Edge may help your continuing education and Missouri license renewal needs. This summary should in no way release individuals from their responsibility of ensuring that the course(s) 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 Missouri license renewal process. See the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website for complete Missouri teacher relicensure information.