Colleen Slane

Colleen Slane

Licensure Officer/Field and Clinical Coordinator

    Westlake Hall 343
    (309) 677-3492


Master of Liberal Studies, Bradley University
Bachelor of Science, Bradley University


In her current role as Licensure Officer, Colleen works to ensure that teacher candidates enrolled in the University’s state-approved programs meet all requirements for an Illinois Professional Educator License. She also certifies program completion for professional school and clinical mental health counseling. Additionally, Colleen acts as liaison to the Illinois State Board of Education and is responsible for mandated state and federal reporting.

As the Field and Clinical Coordinator, Colleen secures placements for students in the teacher preparation programs. She maintains and fosters positive relationships with school district liaisons, monitors the quality of the experiences and performances of candidates in P-12 settings, and oversees assessments and related data collection aligned to field and clinical observations/evaluations, edTPA, and state content tests.