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Become a Substitute Teacher in Wisconsin

Wisconsin DIP offers two types of substitute teaching licenses:

Requirements License Type
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree (or higher) from an accredited institution and submit all original transcripts
Three-Year Substitute License (Application)
  • Complete a state-approved educator preparation program and have previously held a WI educator license -OR-
  • Complete a state-approved educator preparation program and are eligible to hold a WI educator license -OR-
  • Complete a state-approved educator preparation program outside of WI and hold equivalent license from that state
Five-Year Substitute License (Application)