I am an out-of-state Principal applying for an NJ Principal Certificate of Eligibility
Step 1. Please read certification requirements
Out-of-State Principal Certificate:
You will need to present a copy of a valid out-of-state principal certificate. Please also present a copy of the license under which your experience was completed if different from your current license.
There is no Praxis requirement if you have met the above requirements.
Step 2. Apply Online:
Please apply online at NJ Department of Education for certification through TCIS and pay the fee at https://www20.state.nj.us/DOE_TCIS_ONLINEED//login.jsp
Step 3. Applicant Checklist
After applying online, please submit ALL necessary documentation together IN A SINGLE PACKET to the NJ DOE in order to complete your application. Please submit the following documents: either US citizen oath of allegiance (or Non-US Citizen Oath of Allegiance and Non-Citizen Affidavit of Intent to Become a Citizen) , official sealed transcripts, out-of-state Principal certificate.
Please click the link below for specific certification requirements.
Please click the link below to apply online.