Educator Certification Process
Before you can complete any USC Teacher Education or Administration program, or a
school-based Library Media, Counseling, or Speech Pathology program, you must apply
for certification through the College of Education's Office of Certification.
The South Carolina Board of Education controls the Certification Guidelines that the University of South Carolina abides by, and they may change these guidelines
You might be interested in our Frequently Asked Questions about certification. If you have questions that are not answered there, please email the Certification Officer. The links below have information specific to each area of certification: