Thank you for your interest in UT Martin’s Educator Preparation Program.

All students (including non-degree seeking) who are pursuing teacher licensure must be admitted to the Educator Preparation Program.

The requirements for admission to the Educator Preparation Program will differ depending on your program path.

Please remember, students will not be able to register for or obtain permits for any upper division classes until they are fully admitted to the Educator Preparation Program. A prerequisite/test code error will be given during registration if you have not been fully admitted.

Initial Licensure Matriculation

Initial Licensure Matriculation Document

Admission Requirements for the Education Preparation Program

Initial Licensure Undergraduate/Post Baccalaureate Candidates

If a student does not meet the ACT requirement for Admission to the EPP, he/she must retake the residual or national ACT PRIOR to requesting a formal appeal.

Graduate (Initial Licensure) Candidates

**Job-Embedded candidate requirements for admission to EPP will be clarified by Licensure Officer in “Plan of Study” packet.

Continuation in the EPP

In order to remain in the EPP following admission, the candidate must maintain a GPA of 2.75 in all course work, in the major, and in the professional education core.