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Teacher Certification Retained Revenue and Related Programs

7061-9601

funding levels adjusted for inflation (cpi)

  • Funding History
  • Description
  • Proposals
Adjusted for inflation (cpi) NOT adjusted
FY21 Gov $2,300,000 $2,300,000
FY20 $2,355,822 $2,300,000
FY19 $1,952,992 $1,867,453
FY18 $1,864,189 $1,746,349
FY17 $1,906,078 $1,746,349
FY16 $2,028,331 $1,824,546
FY15 $2,041,991 $1,824,546
FY14 $2,076,615 $1,842,412
FY13 $1,608,603 $1,405,317
FY12 $1,591,592 $1,367,409
FY11 $1,638,334 $1,367,409
FY10 $1,856,482 $1,519,343
FY09 $2,405,656 $1,949,597
FY08 $2,277,275 $1,820,065
FY07 $2,344,386 $1,806,679
FY06 $2,380,374 $1,787,946
FY05 $3,462,762 $2,506,271
FY04 $1,894,600 $1,331,271
FY03 $2,167,688 $1,490,288
FY02 $2,574,998 $1,732,155
FY01 $2,907,347 $1,921,692
  • See Changes in Funding
Between and
Funding for Teacher Certification Retained Revenue and Related Programs
3.4%

comparisons adjusted for inflation (cpi)

Notes

  • Funding for Teacher Certification moved from one line item to another in FY12.

* Funding and comparison information includes all line-items listed above. Download the spreadsheet to see funding levels for individual line-items.

Prospective teachers must pass the Massachusetts Test for Educational Licensure (MTEL) before becoming full time certified teachers. The tests measure both basic teaching skills and subject-area competence. Prospective teachers must pay a registration fee for these tests and the money is then used to pay for test administration.

Updated January 2016

Adjusted for inflation (cpi) NOT adjusted
FY21 Gov $2,300,000 $2,300,000
FY20 $2,355,822 $2,300,000

Notes

  • Funding for Teacher Certification moved from one line item to another in FY12.

* Funding information includes all line-items listed above. Download the spreadsheet to see funding levels for individual line-items.