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Northwest Missouri State University


Update DESE Educator Profile

If you need to update or correct information on your DESE Educator Profile, you will need to follow the directions listed for each type of information:

Mailing Address, Work/Personal Phone Number, or Email Address
  • To make changes to your personal contact information, log into your Educator Profile. Go to the Contact Information section and select the “Edit Contact Information” button. Enter the new information and hit the “Save” button.
Name, Social Security Number or Date of Birth
  • Complete the Update Personal/Education Information Request to make a change. Print, complete and sign a copy of this form and mail it with supporting documentation (copy of driver’s license, Social Security card, birth certificate, marriage certificate, divorce decree, etc.) to:

Educator Certification
PO Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Add Advanced Degree or Update Education Records
  • Complete the Update Personal/Education Information Request to update the records of your college/university degrees or attendance dates. Print, complete, and sign a copy of this form and mail it with an original copy of your transcript (Faxed, scanned, emailed or photocopies transcripts will not be accepted.) verifying this information to:

Educator Certification
PO Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102