Transition to teaching

 Already have a bachelor’s degree, yet feel a passion for teaching? Anderson University’s Transition to Teaching program will walk with you through the licensing processing and prepare you for the classroom, all in just 12 months online.

Transition to Teaching with AU

Your Schedule

No matter how busy your schedule, we can accommodate it with our live virtual format. Join your evening classes from home.

Your Cohort

Some of the best learning comes from consistency with professors and classmates. Your classes will be taken with the same cohort of classmates throughout the program.

Your Relationships

It’s important to be heard in the classroom and beyond. You will enjoy regular access, interaction, and relationship development with professors in our program.

Your Speed

You’ve made your career decision. Why wait to make it happen? You can obtain your license in just 12 months in our program — one of the fastest programs in the state.

How to Apply

Completed application materials are reviewed on an ongoing basis. Here’s how to get started:


Apply with us at


Have your official transcripts sent to


Send your resumé to


Within the application, add the email addresses of two people who will complete a recommendation form for you (one personal, one professional), and the form will be automatically sent to them.


Contact us at (888) 622-GRAD to confirm which tests the Department of Education requires for the area you want to teach.

Next Steps

Our 12-month program begins each year in May. After you have submitted all application materials and have been admitted to the program, you’ll need to attend a spring orientation before the start of classes. We want to answer your questions and make sure you’re all set for your new adventure!


Meet Your Counselor