State Authorization Documentation

Alabama

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Alaska

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Arizona

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Arkansas

Approval received for BS in Digital Marketing Technology; BS in Engineering Technology (Production Operations Concentration); BS in Human Development & Family Studies; BS in Information & Communication Technologies; BS in Golf Enterprise Management; BS in Management; BS in Professional Communication & Emerging Media (Applied Communication Concentration); BS in Special Education; BS in Sustainable Management; MS in Career & Technical Education; PSM in Conservation Biology; MS in Construction Management; MS in Education; MS in Information & Communication Technologies; MS in Manufacturing Engineering; MS in Operations & Supply Management; MS in Sustainable Management; MS in Technical & Professional Communication; MS in Training & Human Resource Development; MS in Vocational Rehabilitation (Rehabilitation Counseling Concentration); EdS in Education (Non-Licensure); EdD in Career and Technical Education (Non-Licensure); Certificate in E-Learning & Online Teaching.

Approval for additional programs is in progress.

School of Education students must sign letter of disclosure with following statement

"I understand that the enrollment in the (insert degree program) offered by the University of Wisconsin-Stout requires me to pursue teacher/administrator licensure in Wisconsin and then earn an Arkansas educator or school administrator license by reciprocity. I understand that the State of Arkansas has additional course requirements in order to earn an Arkansas license in the program area or a similar program area, and that I must check the website for information on Arkansas reciprocity: www.arkansased.gov/divisions/human-resources-educator-effectiveness-and-licensure/educator-licensure-unit."

Letter template can be requested here: de@uwstout.edu Arkansas requires a minimum of 40 credits of upper-level courses in all undergraduate degree programs.

California

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Colorado

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Connecticut

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Delaware

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

District of Columbia

In general compliance, including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Florida

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc if faculty involved from distance and not present in state.

Georgia

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Hawaii

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Idaho

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Illinois

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc if faculty involved from distance and not present in state.

Indiana

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Iowa

A student seeking an Iowa educator license is advised that successful completion of this institution’s program(s) of educator preparation does not qualify you for initial educator licensure by the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners.

A candidate seeking licensure in the state of Iowa must first be licensed/certified as an educator in the state in which preparation was completed. This institution shall assist a candidate in contracting the appropriate licensing board in the state in which the candidate’s preparation was completed. This institution shall assist the candidate in understanding the requirements of the appropriate licensing board prior to the candidate’s completion of this institution’s program(s) of educator preparation.

A candidate seeking subsequent licensure from the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners must contact that Board (515-281-5849; http://www.boee.iowa.gov/) for licensure requirements in Iowa.


Kansas

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Kentucky

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Louisiana

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Maine

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc if student finds the field placement.

Maryland

Not seeking authorization in Maryland.

"Under U.S. Department of Education regulations for Distance Education Programs and State authorization regulations, a student that is enrolled in an educational program offered by an institution cannot use Title IV, HEA program funds for that program if the institution the student is attending does not have State authorization in the State in which the student is located while receiving instruction. Unfortunately, for reasons beyond our control, the University of Wisconsin-Stout is not authorized to provide online learning to students residing in the state of Maryland."


 

Massachusetts

In general compliance. Not approved for any program requiring internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Michigan

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Minnesota

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Mississippi

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Missouri

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Montana

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Nebraska

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Nevada

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

New Hampshire

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

New Jersey

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

New Mexico

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc. 

New York

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

North Carolina

In general compliance. Not approved for any program requiring internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

North Dakota

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Ohio

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc. 

 

Oklahoma

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc if student finds the field placement.

Oregon

In general compliance; waiting for approval for programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.


Pennsylvania

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc if faculty involved from distance and not present in state.

Rhode Island

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc if faculty involved from distance and not present in state.

South Carolina

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

South Dakota

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Tennessee

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc if student finds the field placement.

Texas

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc if faculty involved from distance and not present in state.

Utah

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Vermont

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc if faculty involved from distance and not present in state.

Virginia

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Washington

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

West Virginia

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

Wisconsin

In compliance.

Wyoming

In general compliance including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

U.S. Territories

American Samoa

 Have requested authorization and waiting for response.

Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands

As of 8/3/2015, island does not have licensure board. Will contact UW-Stout when one is created.

Federated States of Micronesia

 Have requested authorization and waiting for response.

Guam

 Have requested authorization and waiting for response.

Puerto Rico

Have requested authorization and waiting for response.

Republic of the Marshall Islands

Have requested authorization and waiting for response.

Republic of Palau

In general compliance, including programs with internships/field experiences/coops/etc.

U.S. Virgin Islands

Have requested authorization and waiting for response.

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