Professional Licensure Bureau

Licensure Help Desk: (505) 827-5821
eMail: LicensureUnit@state.nm.us
Address: 300 Don Gaspar Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501

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Approved Licensure Program Requirements

Administrators
Education Administration Pre K-12

Teachers
Blind and Visually Impaired B-12
Early Childhood Birth-Grade 3
Elementary K-8
Middle Level 5-9
Pre K-12 Specialty
Secondary 7-12
Secondary Vocational-Technical 7-12
Special Education PreK-12


Instructional Support Providers
Alcohol, Drug and Substance Abuse Counselor Pre K-12
Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Pre K-12
Educational Diagnostician Pre K-12
Interpreter for the Deaf Pre K-12
Licensed Practical Nurse Pre K-12
Occupational Therapist Pre K-12
Orientation and Mobility Specialist Pre K-12
Physical Therapist Pre K-12
Physical Therapist Assistant Pre K-12
Recreational Therapist Pre K-12
Rehabilitation Counselor Pre K-12
School Counselor Pre K-12
School Nurse Pre K-12
School Psychologist Pre K-12
School Social Worker Pre K-12
Speech Language Pathologist Pre K-12

Support Providers
Athletic Coaching 7-12
ParaEducator PD Now!
Health Assistant Pre K-12
Substitute Teacher Pre K-12

Alternative Licensure Program Requirements

Administrators
Post Secondary Experienced Alternative Administrator
Pre K-12

Teachers
Early Childhood Birth-Grade 3
Approved Program
| OPAL | Post Secondary Experience

Elementary K-8
Approved Program | OPAL | Post Secondary Experience

Middle Level 5-9
Approved Program | OPAL | Post Secondary Experience

Pre K-12 Specialty
Approved Program | OPAL | Post Secondary Experience

Secondary 7-12
Approved Program | OPAL | Post Secondary Experience

Special Education
Approved Program | OPAL | Post Secondary Experience

Reciprocating a License from Out-of-State or Country

Administrators
Teachers

Native American Language & Culture Certification

Teachers Pre K-12

School Business Official Licensure

School Business Official