American Board, also known as American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence (ABCTE), offers a flexible, affordable path to earn your teaching certificate in Arizona. You can complete our self-paced program online without quitting your job.
Candidates of our program take the NES (National Evaluation Series) exam for the subject area they want to teach, instead of the American Board subject area exam. For a list of available subject areas offered in the NES catalog, click the button below.
PLEASE NOTE: American Board does not certify Arizona candidates in Early Childhood Education, Special Education or any non-teaching subject.
To use a teaching certificate from American Board in the state of Arizona, candidates will need to complete the following steps:
*American Board does not certify Arizona candidates in Early Childhood Education, Special Education or any non-teaching subject.
**Arizona Constitution training is only required for Social Science, Social Studies, and History certification.
***Social Studies certification candidates must complete these training requirements within one year of receiving the Intern Certificate.
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We are available to answer your questions via email, chat or phone. Reach out to us with questions and we’ll be happy to help you figure out if our program is the right fit for your needs.
Call 1-877-669-2228 to speak with our Enrollment Team or click the button below to email us.