Office of Teacher Certification



Teacher Certification Application Information

  • Teacher Certification Applications are now completed through TIMS.
  • Please be sure to register for a TIMS account through PDE.
  • Do not apply for your Instructional I Teacher Certification until the day of or after your graduation.
  • Once your application is correctly entered into TIMS the Certification Officer will recommend you for certification
  • When your application is approved by PDE you will be able to print your certification using your TIMS account.
  • Directions for registering in TIMS and creating a certification application can be downloaded here.

ACT 48 Information

ACT 48 Continuing Professional Education Questions

ACT 48 Reporting

Request for ACT 48 Credit

Level II Certification Information

Level I to Level II 

Additional Information for the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE)

Pennsylvania Department of Education Forms

Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania 

Contact Us

Office of Teacher Certification

Tammie Allen
106 Sloan Fine Arts Building
(570) 484-2137

Office Hours

8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday
Closed for Lunch 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.


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