The Office of Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Richmond, Virginia.

VCEA Licensure

VCEA Licensure is an alternate route for Virginia licensure and is ONLY valid within the Catholic Diocese or Richmond Catholic Schools. 

To be eligible for a VCEA License, a candidate:

  • Must have a BA, BS, MA, or MS in the area of appointed teaching assignment
  • Must have or complete additional credits in Education (Professional Studies Courses) within the 5-year Initial License period.
  • Must provide Praxis Test Scores in the area of appointed teaching assignment.
  • Must complete all Statutory Module Requirements.

Review the specific requirements below and find out how to apply for a VCEA License.