The Arizona Department of Education, Certification Unit assists educators in meeting the requirements for certification.
** In observance of Memorial Day, please be at the Certification counter by 2pm in order to be serviced. We will resume normal business hours Tuesday, May 22 (8:30-4:30). **
Due to facility and technology upgrades that are taking place in the building, the Certification Unit will be CLOSED at NOON on Friday May 29, 2015 and Friday June 5, 2015.
The Counter will only be open from 8am-12pm on Friday May 29, 2015 and Friday June 5, 2015.
Please DO NOT come down to the Certification Counter June 1-8 unless you have an urgent matter. Facility and technology upgrades will limit the ability to have customers at the counter. You can mail your application to:
PO BOX 6490
Phoenix, AZ 85005
Thank you for your patience and understanding while these upgrades take place.
|Application Processing Status:
For the week of 5/18/2015 we are processing the following services:
Certification Forms and Information:
- Certification Requirements
- Application Forms
- Out-of-State Educators
- AZDPS IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card
- Certification Fees
- Glossary of Certification Terms
- SEI Information
Related Information and Resources:
- Teaching Intern Pathway to Certification
- Highly Qualified Requirements
- State Board Approved Educator Preparation Programs
Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85007