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MOECS is a secure web-based system that allows educators to register and create private accounts and have access to all of their certification data, apply for certificates and endorsements, and renew their certificates.


• Support desk for the Michigan Online Educator Certification System (MOECS):E-mail:
Telephone: 517-373-3310
Assistance is available during regular business hours but not during evenings, weekends, and state government holidays.

Many questions may be answered by reviewing the information contained in the Facts On Educator Certification document. Please consult this document before contacting MOECS Support.

• Frequently Asked Questions

• Educator Certification verification Search to verify status of Michigan Teacher Certificate and/or valid permits (expired permits do not appear in search results).

• Renewing an educator certificate in 2014?Visit the program listings catalog for SCECH opportunities.


• Educator Certificate Renewal MOECS Instructions DOC icon

• MOECS Access Instructions For Educator Candidates PDF icon


• MEIS Security agreement form for Colleges/Universities PDF icon


• Substitute Staffing Agencies MEIS Agreement Form PDF icon

• Charter School Management Companies MEIS Agreement Form PDF icon

• MEIS Security agreement forms for school districts/schools PDF icon

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