The state of Alabama requires teachers of world languages to hold a valid Professional Educator Certificate issued by the Alabama State Department of Education. To get a teaching credential in Alabama, the applicant must complete the necessary college coursework, teacher preparation program, and standardized tests required by the State of Alabama. For additional information about certification, please, consult the Alabama State Department of Education.
This is a list that the state maintains of approved credentialing programs. Use this list to search for credentialling programs that fit your needs. This list displays all credentialing programs (including those that are not specifically for world language teaching). The state may periodically change this list. Credential-seeking individuals must attend a program from this approved list to receive credentials in the state of Alabama.