All Kansas Teaching License applications are available to download below with instructions
If you are downloading an initial out-of-state (PDF Document) or out-of-country (PDF Document) application, you will also need to order a Fingerprint Card.
Fee increase effective September 1, 2011
All applicants for an initial Kansas license must submit one fingerprint card for the purpose of a KBI and FBI background clearance report.
One fingerprint card is also required for applicants whose most recent Kansas certificate/license has expired.
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Application processing time is 6-8 weeks.
with licensure questions.
Mail packets to:
Teacher Ed and Licensure
KS State Department of Ed
120 SE 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612-1182