dcsimg

How to Become a Teacher in New Hampshire: Teacher Certification

This is a general guide to the steps a person might take to become certified to teach in the state of New Hampshire. Please check with your state to make sure you have the most up-to-date information about the certification process.

More information on New Hampshire teaching salaries can be found here.

Initial New Hampshire Teaching Certification

  1. Earn a bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited school.
  2. Internship/Student Teaching. Some classroom experience is needed to get certified.
  3. Finish the teacher competency test with ETS.
  4. Pass a background check.
  5. Submit the following:
    • Completed Application
    • $130 Fee payable to State of New Hampshire
    • Official transcripts, degrees, and school credits
    • Also, include copies of your test scores
    • Mail To:
      New Hampshire Department of Education
      Bureau of Credentialing
      101 Pleasant Street
      Concord, NH 03301-3860
      (603) 271-2408
  6. Do you want to renew your New Hampshire Teacher Certification?

New Hampshire Alternative Teacher Certification

Alternatively, there is another path you can take to get your teaching New Hampshire Teacher Certification.

  1. Earn a bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited school.
  2. Complete the application that applies to you and speak with a representative (603) 271-2408.

Sources:

  1. Educational Testing Service, https://www.ets.org/
  2. New Hampshire Department of Education, https://www.education.nh.gov/

Teaching Schools in New Hampshire

This list also contains online schools that accept students from New Hampshire
Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT Clear All

    See More

  • DEGREE

    See More

  • PROGRAM TYPE

  • START TIME

    LOCATION
    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Doctor of Management – Higher Education Teaching and Learning
  • Personalized learning that’s guided by industry trends
  • Technology-driven approach designed to help you reach your potential
  • Access to real-world learning and strong thought leadership
  • Convenient ways to complete your degree even with a busy schedule
  • Online Courses
  • Accelerated Programs
  • Financial Aid
Curriculum and Instruction (EdD)
  • Take your education career further with a Master's or Doctorate degree from Argosy
  • Non-profit with NCATE accreditation for the College of Education
  • Choose degrees in Teaching and Learning, Cirriculumn and Instruction and more
  • Over 101,000 Argosy University graduates
  • Various forms of financial aid are available to students who are eligible
  • Online Courses
E-Learning - EdS
  • Northcentral University was founded in 1996 to provide working professionals around the world with unprecedented access to richly engaging, professionally relevant, and academically-rigorous education from a U.S. university.
  • As a regionally accredited, private, online and graduate-focused university, NCU offers doctoral, master’s and bachelor’s degrees in business, technology management, education, and psychology, as well as doctoral and master’s degrees in marriage and family therapy.
  • Accredited
  • Online Courses
  • Financial Aid
  • Transferable Credits
Early Childhood Education
  • Provides students the opportunity to train at home in their spare time to get their high school diploma, train for a new career, or enhance current skills.
  • Offers programs in psychology/social work, business management, medical billing, criminal justice, and more.
  • Member of the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA), the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE), and the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE).
  • Features a fully flexible schedule with no classes to attend, leaving the study pace up to the student.
Show more [+]
  • Online Courses
M.Ed. Curr & Ins - Dyslexia Studies & LBLD

At SNHU, we believe everyone should have greater access to higher education. That’s why we offer over 200 accredited degree programs, flexible class schedules, and some of the lowest online tuition rates in the nation. We offer military tuition discounts up to 30% toward online undergraduate and graduate degree programs for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty. 

  • Accredited
  • Online Courses
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Accelerated Programs
  • Financial Aid
  • Transferable Credits