Requirements and Licensure
Nearly all educators in Massachusetts are required to be licensed. Requirements for licensure vary by the type of position you are interested in and where you are on your career path. To learn more about the general requirements for your particular discipline and level of license you seek, check the positions below. If you are an out-of-state candidate, learn more on how to become a Massachusetts educator by reviewing specific information in our Out-of-State Applicant Licensure section.