Office of Teacher Certification

The Office of Teacher Certification is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., closing for lunch between the hours of noon and 1:00 p.m.

Ms. Tammie Allen, Certification Officer & Title II Coordinator
106 Sloan Fine Arts Building     (570) 484-2137


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