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Out-of-State General Information

BEFORE YOU SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION:

  • READ THIS ENTIRE PAGE BEFORE PROCEEDING

  • Identify your route to certification using the Route Specific Checklist

  • Gather all of the information and data you will need to submit before you apply. Failure to provide ALL necessary documentation will delay processing

  • Some items may be uploaded while others must be mailed with a copy of the coversheet that can be printed after you hit the "submit" button on the application in TIMS (Teacher Information Management System)

  • A separate application and fee must be submitted for each credential type and subject area application

  • Be aware that all candidates for Pennsylvania certification are required to: