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 7, 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 20,526
Educators newly certified 7,160
Certificate fields first issued 28,874
Educators renewed 3,033
Transactions completed 16,837

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.