Apply for Licensure

To obtain a new license, students will use an application for the credential through the Ohio Department of Education’s Connected Ohio Records for Educators system (CORE).  A new teaching license will be issued as a resident educator license. Four-Year Alternative Resident Educator License, or Four-Year Resident Educator License cost $160.

Application Instructions:

  1. All Ohio Assessments for Educators exam requirements must be complete prior to the application process.
  2. Access your OHID account.
  3. Please click on the link below to learn how to set up your OHID Portal:
  4. Department of Education Portal Help
  5. Click Educator Licensure and Records (CORE).
  6. Complete the online application from your CORE Dashboard.