Post BaccalaureateTeacher Licensure Program (PBTL)

The Framingham State University Post Baccalaureate Teacher Licensing (PBTL) program is designed for students who have completed a bachelor’s degree and are seeking Massachusetts Initial Teacher Licensure.

This program prepares candidates for the second level, Initial licensure. Further study and at least three years of successful teaching with the Initial license are elements required for the final level, Professional licensure.

Framingham State University PBTL program offers Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for Early Childhood Educators in the followign approved programs:

  • Early Childhood (Grades PreK-2)
  • Elementary (Grades 1-6)
  • Visual Art (Grades PreK-8)
Teaching Credentials: 
DESE Teacher License Elementary 1-6, DESE Teacher License Prek-2, DESE Teacher License Special Education Prek-8, EEC Director I Certification, EEC Director II Certification, EEC Lead Teacher Certification, EEC Teacher Certification, MTEL Preparation Course
Course Delivery Format: 
Face-to-Face, Traditional Day Program, Evening and Weekends, Online, Hybrid (Face-to-Face + Online)
Alternative Credit Options: 
Transfer Credits Accepted