Certification Status

  • Application status checks are not provided by phone or email.
  • Documents must be submitted electronically as outlined here.
  • We are currently processing complete application packages received on or before September 14, 2021.
  • To help us process applications efficiently, please wait at least two weeks after completing your application before contacting our office with any concerns.
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Know the Numbers
This Fiscal Year (Since July 1, 2021)
Applications received 22,669
Educators newly certified 8,067
Certificate fields first issued 31,836
Educators renewed 3,582
Transactions completed 19,632

The Georgia Professional Standards Commission participates in student-focused collaboration with other Georgia education agencies and the Governor’s office. Together, we facilitate student success by aligning policymakers, education agencies, and strategic partners to promote a shared commitment and improve educational outcomes.