Teacher Certification Office

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Certificate Applications:

Applicant must contact Teacher Certification Office:
Phone: (231) 591-3642

State of Michigan Resources:

From Michigan Education Department, effective July 1, 2009:

ALL teachers wishing to advance their certificate from Provisional to Professional will need to complete a required course of "Students with Reading Difficulties".

Ferris approved course is ERLA 533. Click here to see State Approved Courses

If you are successfully admitted into the Certification Only Program, you must contact the Teacher Certification Office at (231) 591-3642 to apply for your registration date.

Contact Info:

Teacher Certification Officer:
Michelle Kelenske, MS
E-mail: MichelleKelenske@ferris.edu
Phone (231) 591-3642
Fax: (231) 591-2043

Mailing Address:
Certification Office
Attn: Michelle Kelenske
College of Education & Human Services
Ferris State University
1349 Cramer Circle, BIS 416A
Big Rapids, MI 49307