Certificates

Teaching Certificates

Teaching Certificates Related Forms
Initial Certificate Application: Certification Application Form [PDF]
Provisional Transfer to a Standard Certificate Application: Transfer Form [PDF]
Renew a Standard Certificate Application: Renewal Form [PDF]

Do you need to verify full-time PreK-12 teaching experience?
Use the Verification of PreK-12 Teaching Experience form
Do you have a valid out-of-state certificate?
Look at our reciprocity information.

Are you looking for the Teaching Intern Certificate information?
Look at our Teaching Intern Educator Prep Program information.

Substitute and JROTC Certificates

Substitute and JROTC Certificates Related Forms
Initial Certificate Application: Certification Application Form [PDF]
Renewal Application: Renewal of Substitute and JROTC [PDF]

Teaching Intern

Teaching Intern Related Forms
Initial Application: Application for the Teaching Intern Certificate [PDF]
Extension Application: Application to Extend a Teaching Intern Certificate [PDF]

Adult Education

Adult Education Related Forms
Initial Certificate Application: Certification Application Form [PDF]
Provisional Transfer to a Standard Certificate Application: Transfer Form [PDF]
Renew a Standard Certificate Application: Renewal Form [PDF]

Foreign Teacher

Foreign Teacher Related Forms
Initial Application: Application for the Foreign Teacher Teaching Certificate [PDF]
One-Time Extension Application: Application to Extend a Foreign Teacher Certificate [PDF]

Career and Technical Education (CTE) Certificates

CTE Certificates Related Forms
Initial CTE Certificate Application: Certification Application Form [PDF]
Provisional One-Time Extension Application: Extension of a Provisional CTE Certificate [PDF]
Provisonal Transfer to Standard Application: Transfer Form [PDF]
Renew a Standard Certificate Application: Renewal Application [PDF]
CTE Teaching Evaluation Verification
Verification of Work Experience
Do you need to verify full-time PreK-12 teaching experience?
Use the Verification of PreK-12 Teaching Experience form
Do you have a valid out-of-state certificate?
Look at our reciprocity information.

Are you looking for the Teaching Intern Certificate information?
Look at our Teaching Intern Educator Prep Program Information.

Administrative Certificates

Administrative Certificates Related Forms
Initial Certificate Application: Certification Application Form [PDF]
Renew a Standard Certificate Application: Renewal Form [PDF]
Interim Application: Application for Interim Administrative Certificate [PDF]
Interim Extension: Application to Extend Interim Administrative Certificate [PDF]
Do you need to verify full-time PreK-12 teaching experience?
Use the Verification of PreK-12 Teaching Experience form
Do you have a valid out-of-state certificate?
Look at our reciprocity information.

Professional Non-Teaching

Professional Non-Teaching Certificates Related Forms
Initial Application: Certification Application Form [PDF]
Renewal Application: Renewal Form [PDF]
Renewal SLP/SLT: Application for Renewal of SLP and SLT [PDF]

Other Forms and Information


Submit application by mail to:

ADE – Certification
PO Box 6490
Phoenix, AZ 85005-6490

Applications may be submitted in-person at the Certification Counter at:

Arizona Department of Education
1535 West Jefferson Street
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Hours for the Certification Counter: 8:30 – 4:30