Endorsement Application

DO NOT SUBMIT THIS APPLICATION UNTIL YOU ARE IN THE FINAL TERM OF YOUR PROGRAM OF STUDY.

To add an area to an existing teaching license:

  1. Log-on to the site below
  2. Select Add an area to my license
  3. Select By Program of Study
  4. Choose University of Central Arkansas as your Educator Preparation Program
  5. Choose your endorsement area and click Add Area. [See note below.]
  6. Continue through the application until you receive the message “Your application has been sent to your Educator Preparation Program Coordinator for approval.”

https://adeaels.arkansas.gov/AelsWeb/Account/TeacherLogin.aspx

The areas listed below are the most common UCA endorsement areas. With the list showing, type the corresponding three-digit number. The list will jump to that area.

  • 258 – Special Education: K-12
  • 252 – Early Childhood SpEd Integrated: B-K
  • 287 – Reading: K-12  [For UCA’s Reading MSE program also add 527 Dyslexia]
  • 527 – Dyslexia: K-12
  • 286 – Library Media Specialist: K-12
  • 288 – Guidance & Counseling: K-12
  • 289 – Gifted & Talented: K-12

The Office of Candidate Service will send your Praxis scores and your transcript to the Arkansas Department of Education.