Transcript Review

Educators may apply via Transcript Review for initial licensure, to receive an endorsement for a specific area of expertise, or for current licensees who wish to add new endorsements for specific areas of expertise. Please review our Transcript Review Application Process flowchart, which gives a detailed overview of the process. 

 Transcripts are required for all Transcript Review applications. Only transcripts are applicable to this application, no other experience is accepted.  You may upload your transcripts directly to your application checklist.

Initial Endorsement

Help Guide: Transcript Review for Initial Licensure, and includes only a limited list of endorsements:

Core Teaching Standards Worksheet - for Initial Endorsements only

Assistant Director for Adult Education
Business Education
Career and Technical Education Director
CTE Special Needs Coordinator
Design and Technology Education
Driver and Traffic Safety Education
Educational Technology Specialist
Family and Consumer Sciences
School Librarian
School Nurse
Associate School Nurse
School Psychologist
School Social Worker
Speech Language Pathologists
Work-Based Learning Coordinator 

Additional Endorsement

Completing an application online

Download and complete the worksheet below for the endorsement you are requesting. Complete the online application and upload  the worksheet to your checklist. Complete applications include:

  • Copy(ies) of any transcript that includes coursework to be considered (only completed courses with a grade of C or better will be considered).
  • Syllabi from the courses you will consider that include a course description and course objectives.
  • Evidence you have met testing requirements. Praxis Core or the equivalent is only required if applying for initial licensure. See Vermont’s Testing Requirements for Educator Licenses for endorsements that require Praxis II testing
  • Verification you have completed the required practicum.
  • Core Teaching Standards Worksheet. If applying for your initial Vermont teaching license, verification you have completed 13 consecutive weeks of student teaching or the internship required for the endorsement, with a licensed mentor teacher in the endorsement you are seeking.





Bilingual Education
Business Education
Career Technical Education
Career Technical Education School Counseling Coordinator
Computer Science
Design and Technology Education
Driver and Traffic Safety Education
Early Childhood Educator
Educational Speech Language Pathologist
Educational Technology Specialist
Elementary Education
English Language Learner
Family and Consumer Sciences
Junior ROTC Instructor
Middle Grades
Modern and Classical Languages: French, Spanish, German, Russian, Latin, Greek, Japanese, Chinese, American Sign Language
Online Teaching Specialist
Physical Education
Reading/English Language Arts Specialist
Reading/English Language Arts Coordinator
School Counselor
School Librarian
School Nurse
Associate School Nurse
School Psychologist
School Social Worker
Social Studies
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Theatre Arts
Work Based Learning Coordinator


Assistant Director of Adult Education
Career Technical Center Director
Director of Curriculum
Director of Special Education

Special Education

CTE Special Needs Coordinator
Early Childhood Special Educator
Intensive Special Education Teacher
Special Educator
Special Education Consulting Teacher



Email the Licensing Help Line or call (802) 479-1700.  The Licensing Office is staffed Monday through Friday, 7:45 am to 4:30 pm.

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Secretary Rebecca Holcombe
219 North Main Street, Suite 402
Barre, VT 05641

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