Certification phone lines will be closed on Wednesday, April 24th, so that staff can prioritize case processing as we prepare for the busy season.
You may continue to Contact Certification to receive a timely written response to your questions.

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 April 16, 2024.
  • 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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This Fiscal Year (Since July 1, 2023)
Applications received 75,660
Educators newly certified 17,079
Certificate fields first issued 62,286
Educators renewed 53,585
Transactions completed 74,446
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Know the Numbers
This Fiscal Year (Since July 1, 2023)
Applications received 75,660
Educators newly certified 17,079
Certificate fields first issued 62,286
Educators renewed 53,585
Transactions completed 74,446
Know the Numbers
This Fiscal Year (Since July 1, 2023)
Applications received 75,660
Educators newly certified 17,079
Certificate fields first issued 62,286
Educators renewed 53,585
Transactions completed 74,446

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