The information provided on the matrix tool below is designed to provide educators with a list of approved coursework needed to become licensed in a specific content area. Educators can locate approved coursework by content area, grade range, and location. The matrix tool will ensure educators are completing approved coursework in order to become a licensed educator in Illinois. The approved coursework was submitted on behalf of the applicable institution. If you have questions about a specific course, please reach out to that institution. The institution has the autonomy to request additional coursework for a specific content area at their discretion.