Program Proposal Guidelines

Approval for institutions of higher education and private program providers seeking to offer teacher education and/or educational leadership preparation programs in Louisiana is a joint process between the Louisiana Department of Education and the Board of Regents. The links below provide guidelines and information regarding that process. For questions regarding the information on this page, please contact Blanche Adams, the section administrator of Preparation & Policy within the division of Certification, Preparation, and Recruitment, in the Human Capital Office. BoR Guidelines for Public & Private Universities Alternate Certification Guidelines for Non-University Providers

Other Resources

Bulletin 996 - Standards for Approval of Teacher Education Programs Bulletin 125 - Standards for Educational Leaders in Louisiana Teacher and Educational Leader Certification Official Plan Forms and Request for Changes/Additions Forms Title 28 Education: Regents Rules for Registration and Licensure of Out-of-State Universities