Stephen F. Austin State University

Applications & Forms

Applications and Forms for the James I. Perkins College of Education

All applications and forms listed may be submitted to the Student Services and Advising Center, via any of the below methods.

Bring to: McKibben Building, Room 118

Fax: 936.468.1577


Mail: PO Box 6103, SFA Station, Nacogdoches, TX 75962

Applications and Forms

Apply to Educator Certification

Student's will apply to Educator Certification by logging into their mySFA account and then going to >Self Service Banner >Student >Apply to Educator Certification

To be eligible to apply:

You MUST meet all the requirements per the attachment

You MUST have declared the correct concentration that coincides with your major for your certification (this is done through your Advisor)

You MUST have submitted your test scores to

Effective Spring 2015: Applications will now being processed by the Office of Assessment and Accountability. Please call 936-468-1064 or email for information, questions or concerns.

Academic Appeal Form

This form is to be utilized by Students who are on Academic Suspension and wish to be considered for reinstatement during the Fall or Spring semester. If on Academic Probation, you must contact your Student Success Advisor to determine a plan of action for the upcoming semester.

If placed on Probation, Continued Probation or Suspension, it is your responsibility to communicate this with your Student Success Advisor.

Aide Exemption

This form is to be submitted if you believe you have met the requirements to be exempt from Student Teaching. You must submit your application with proof of receiving Educational Aide funds and proof of having successfully used delegated funds (and having successfully completed) for such noted semester.

Degree Plan Request

When instructed by delegated Academic Advisor, student will submit this form to request a degree plan. You may request a degree plan beginning at 45 completed hours.

**Requests for degree plans during the Fall 2014 semester are due in by Friday, October 24, 2014. We will begin accepting requests again on January 5, 2014.

Graduate Tracking Forms

This form is to be submitted to the Graduate Program Coordinator, or a Certification based Graduate Level Program.