​​Educator Certification > Other Approaches: Computer Science: Permit         

The Computer Science Course-Specific Permit may ONLY be requested by an employing Alabama city/county superintendent. For each course-specific permit requested, the individual must have completed the required course-specific training through an ALSDE-approved training provider.

The Computer Science Additional Teaching Field

An individual may seek additional certification in Computer Science if he/she:

(1) holds a valid Alabama Professional Educator Certificate in a teaching field; AND

(2) passes the appropriate Alabama prescribed Praxis subject area test.

The CS4 Alabama tab provides access to a variety of computer science-related information and resources beneficial to local education agencies, parents, students, and other external stakeholders. For more information about Alabama's computer science efforts, please email: CS4Alabama.edu