Become a Substitute Teacher in Nevada

In order to become a substitute teacher in the state of Nevada, applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Be an U.S. citizen or hold lawful permanent residency in the United States
  • Hold a minimum of 60 semester credits or an associate’s degree earned through a regionally accredited institution, validated through submission of all official transcripts
  • Submit the following documentation:
    • Substitute Application Packet, available through local schools and/or districts
    • $161 application fee, made payable by cashier’s check or money order to the Nevada Department of Education
    • Completed FBI fingerprint card

Learn more about how to become a teacher in Nevada!