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How to apply for a criminal history record check through the Department of Education?

  • First obtain the MorphoTrak Universal Form, version 4.0 from your employing educational facility or authorized school bus contractor. 
  • Then, visit the department Web site to file the Authorization, Certification and Administrative fee of $10.00 plus $1.00 convenience fee. That site is: http://www.state.nj.us/education/educators/crimhist/.  Select e-Payment Criminal History Record Check, then your choice as to the position you are seeking. 
  • Next, there is a link to the private vendor MorphoTrak.  Access that link and schedule an appointment to have your fingerprints LiveScanned.