Teacher Salary Supplement Program (TSSP)


The Teacher Salary Supplement Program (TSSP) was created to draw qualified individuals into education for specific subject areas that have been identified with staffing shortages and/or for the assistance with the fees affiliated with obtaining and maintaining accreditations with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certification (NBPTS).

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Terms and Conditions

TSSP History


Please review the following information to verify that you qualify for the Teacher Salary Supplement Program (TSSP). Many questions can be answered within this website including the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). For information and program details not found within these resources, please contact the TSSP Specialist at tssp@schools.utah.gov.


Program Qualifications

Posting a Degree in Comprehensive Administration of Credentials for Teachers in Utah Schools (CACTUS)

Qualifying Assignments: Mathematics, Sciences, Computer Science and Special Education

Subject Area Requirements: Sciences, Mathematics, Computer Science and Special Education

Substantially Equivalent Degrees

Program Appeals

Program appeals for Teacher Salary Supplement Program (TSSP) are used for degree consideration only. If you have received a notification by e-mail that your application has been denied by your Local Education Agency (LEA), please contact your Human Resources or TSSP LEA Administrator for possible resolution options. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Appeal Application


TSSP Navigation and Questions and Answers
Utah Education Network (UEN)

Dates: October 26 - February 28, 2019 (Every Friday)
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Password: TSSP

If you need further assistance, please contact the TSSP Specialist at tssp@schools.utah.gov

Note: Applications must be submitted between October 1 and April 30 for each program year.