Out of State
Please refer to the following links for information on Pennsylvania certification requirements and how to apply:
Frequently Asked Questions - Applicants Prepared Outside of Pennsylvania
Out of State certification Routes
Holds a valid National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Credential comparable to a Pennsylvania certificate in subject and grade level scope
Holds an active/valid out-of-state certificate with two (2) years of successful classroom teaching experience (Instructional certification areas only)
Completed an approved preparation program outside of Pennsylvania
Administrative, supervisory or superintendent credential
- For candidates without an active/valid professional out of state certificate PLUS two (2) years successful classroom teaching experience.
- For all education specialist credential subject areas.
Educated outside of the United States