Welcome to the Division of Certification Services webpage! All of the information and resources you need to become a certified educator in Pennsylvania can be found on this page.
Certification Areas in PA
Certificates of Preliminary Education
Foreign Educated Certification Applicants
Information and Updates
Notice of Certification Actions
Obtaining Certification with a Background Issue
Private Academic Certification
Search for an Educator
Sending Electronic Transcripts
Teacher Tenure Appeal Opinions
Provide universal access to high-quality early childhood education.
Ensure graduates of Pennsylvania’s high schools are career ready.
Improve access, affordability, and completion in postsecondary education and training.