Residents must have completed college-level course work in the content area(s) they wish to teach, in accordance with the Illinois State Board of Education standards for licensure. Analyze your transcript(s) using our transcript analysis forms to determine the content areas in which you are qualified to teach.


It is okay to apply even if you identify missing coursework in the credit hours you have, especially if they amount to 6 or fewer semester hours. After you pass AUSL’s initial screening, AUSL staff will contact you to discuss options for addressing your missing coursework.