Kentucky Teacher Reciprocity Agreements

The state of Kentucky will accept applications for teaching certification from applicants who are currently licensed out-of-state teachers or who have completed a teacher preparation program another state. There are various requirements for education and certification verifications, among other necessities. To learn of the exact requirements, explore the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board website or call (502) 564-4606.

The following are member states of the NASDTEC Interstate Agreement and have signed reciprocity agreements with Kentucky.

Alabama Indiana New Jersey Tennessee
Arizona Kansas New Mexico Texas
Arkansas Louisiana New York Utah
California Maine North Carolina Vermont
Colorado Maryland North Dakota Virginia
Connecticut Massachusetts Ohio Washington
Delaware Michigan Oklahoma West Virginia
Florida Missouri Oregon Wisconsin
Georgia Montana Pennsylvania Wyoming
Hawaii Nebraska Rhode Island  
Idaho Nevada South Carolina  
Illinois New Hampshire South Dakota  

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