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Admission to Professional Education Program

The Office of Licensure and Certification is responsible for admitting students to professional education programs at EKU. Questions may be directed to

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  Required Documents

Dear Candidate,

The Application, and Character and Fitness Declaration are fillable PDF forms. Download the application and character and fitness declaration forms, complete each form, save, and in one email  attach both documents and email to The application does not require a signature; just complete and save each form. The character and fitness declaration requires a digital signature; a link at the bottom of the declaration contains instructions for completing the digital signature block. If you experience technical difficulty opening, completing, or emailing these documents, please email

  Additional Information

 PRAXIS DISCLAIMER: Kentucky educator certification requirements are subject to change. Before registering for the test(s), please check the Education Professional Standards Board website at for current test requirements and current cut scores. You may also contact the Division of Professional Learning and Assessment at (502) 564-5778.


Eastern Kentucky University
Professional Education Services
ATTN: Admissions Specialist
Bert Combs 423
521 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 622-2520
Fax: (859) 622-1831

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