Missouri Teacher Reciprocity Agreements

Missouri offers out-of-state teachers with valid teaching certifications comparable educator licenses based on verification of teaching experience and their certifications. To learn about the process of certification in Missouri, explore the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website or call 573-751-0051.

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

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

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