Special Notice:

This is to inform everyone that the CNMI State Board of Education (BOE) Certification & Licensure Office (CLO) has been closed due to COVID-19 and will remain closed for the next twelve (12) months. Unfortunately, certification applications and inquiries will not be entertained during this time.

We appreciate your patience related to the temporary discontinuation of certification services.

Information regarding certification matters will be broadcasted via email if and when available.

Thank you for your understanding and stay safe.

Sincerely,

Janice A. Tenorio, M.Ed.

Memo on BOE Certification Office Closure (237.32 KB)
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Certification Application Fees


 

The State Board of Education at its Regular Board Meeting conducted on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at the Board of Education Conference Room, Building 1241 in Capitol Hill approved the updated certification application fee schedule. Effective September 3, 2019 the certification application fees will be as follows:

Basic I: $40
Valid for 2 Years
Basic I (Instructor): $40
Valid for 2 Years
Instructor I: $40
Valid for 2 Years
Basic II: $60
Valid for 3 Years
Specialized: $40
Valid for 2 Years
Instructor II: $80
Valid for 4 Years
Standard: $100 
Valid for 5 Years
 
Instructor III: $120
Valid for 6 Years
Professional: $200
Valid for 10 Years 
Other Fees
Reprint: $10 (per certificate)
Add Endorsement: $25 (per endorsement)

 

Click on this link for the offical memo:  Official Memo on Certification Application Fees


Rich Text Format Version of the flowcharts:
  1. Career and Technical Education Certification Flowchart
  2. Chamorro Carolinian Language & Heritage Studies Certification Flowchart
  3. Classroom Teachers Certification Flowchart
  4. Early Childhood Education Infants & Toddlers Certification Flowchart
  5. Early Childhood Education Pre-Kindgarten Certification Flowchart
  6. School Administrators Certification Flowchart
  7. School Counselors Certification Flowchart
  8. School Librarians Certification Flowchart

To obtain an accessible version of the certification application, please contact the Certification and Licensure Officer, Jessica H. Estrada.  You may reach the officer at telephone (670) 237-3051 or email boe.certification@cnmipss.org.


Brochures & Applications


Career and Technical Education Certification Flowchart
Career and Technical Education Certification Flowchart

Career and Technical Education Certification Flowchart

Downloadable Flowchart:  CTE Instructor Certification Brochure (PDF)

Downloadble Application:  CTE Instructor - Official Certification Application Form (PDF)

Please note that these files might not be compatible with all mobile readers.  Please contact the Certification and Licensure Officer, Jessica H. Estrada, to obtain an accessible version of the documents.  You may reach the officer at telephone (670) 237-3051 or email boe.certification@cnmipss.org.

Simple Flowchart
Chamorro Carolinian Language & Heritage Studies Certification Flowchart
Chamorro Carolinian Language & Heritage Studies Certification Flowchart

Chamorro Carolinian Language & Heritage Studies Certification Flowchart

Downloadable Flowchart:  CCLHS Certification Brochure (PDF)

Downloadble Application:  CCLHS Instructor - Official Certification Application Form (PDF)

Please note that these files might not be compatible with all mobile readers.  Please contact the Certification and Licensure Officer, Jessica H. Estrada, to obtain an accessible version of the documents.  You may reach the officer at telephone (670) 237-3051 or email boe.certification@cnmipss.org.

Simple Flowchart
Classroom Teachers Certification Flowchart
Classroom Teachers Certification Flowchart

Classroom Teachers Certification Flowchart

Downloadable Flowchart:  Classroom Teacher Certification Brochure (PDF)

Downloadble Application:  Classroom Teacher - Official Certification Application Form (PDF)

Please note that these files might not be compatible with all mobile readers.  Please contact the Certification and Licensure Officer, Jessica H. Estrada, to obtain an accessible version of the documents.  You may reach the officer at telephone (670) 237-3051 or email boe.certification@cnmipss.org.

Simple Flowchart
Early Childhood Education Infants & Toddlers Certification Flowchart
Early Childhood Education Infants & Toddlers Certification Flowchart

Early Childhood Education Infants & Toddlers Certification Flowchart

Downloadable Flowchart:  Early Childhood Education - Infants & Childhood Certification Brochure (PDF)

Downloadble Application:  Early Childhood Education - Infants & Toddlers - Official Certification Application Form (PDF)

Please note that these files might not be compatible with all mobile readers.  Please contact the Certification and Licensure Officer, Jessica H. Estrada, to obtain an accessible version of the documents.  You may reach the officer at telephone (670) 237-3051 or email boe.certification@cnmipss.org.

Simple Flowchart
Early Childhood Education Pre-Kindergarten Certification Flowchart
Early Childhood Education Pre-Kindergarten Certification Flowchart

Early Childhood Education Pre-Kindergarten Certification Flowchart

Downloadable Flowchart:  Early Childhood Education Pre-Kindergarten Certification Brochure (PDF)

Downloadble Application:  Early Childhood Education Pre-Kindergarten - Official Certification Application Form (PDF)

Please note that these files might not be compatible with all mobile readers.  Please contact the Certification and Licensure Officer, Jessica H. Estrada, to obtain an accessible version of the documents.  You may reach the officer at telephone (670) 237-3051 or email boe.certification@cnmipss.org.

Simple Flowchart
School Administrators Certification Flowchart
School Administrators Certification Flowchart

School Administrators Certification Flowchart

Downloadable Flowchart:  School Administrators Certification Brochure (PDF)

Downloadble Application:  School Administrators - Official Certification Application Form (PDF)

Please note that these files might not be compatible with all mobile readers.  Please contact the Certification and Licensure Officer, Jessica H. Estrada, to obtain an accessible version of the documents.  You may reach the officer at telephone (670) 237-3051 or email boe.certification@cnmipss.org.

Simple Flowchart
School Counselors Certification Flowchart
School Counselors Certification Flowchart

School Counselors Certification Flowchart

Downloadable Flowchart:  School Counselors Certification Brochure (PDF)

Downloadble Application:  School Counselors - Official Certification Application Form (PDF)

Please note that these files might not be compatible with all mobile readers.  Please contact the Certification and Licensure Officer, Jessica H. Estrada, to obtain an accessible version of the documents.  You may reach the officer at telephone (670) 237-3051 or email boe.certification@cnmipss.org.

Simple Flowchart
School Librarians Certification Flowchart
School Librarians Certification Flowchart

School Librarians Certification Flowchart

Downloadable Flowchart:  School Librarians Certification Brochure (PDF)

Downloadble Application:  School Librarians - Official Certification Application Form (PDF)

Please note that these files might not be compatible with all mobile readers.  Please contact the Certification and Licensure Officer, Jessica H. Estrada, to obtain an accessible version of the documents.  You may reach the officer at telephone (670) 237-3051 or email boe.certification@cnmipss.org.

Simple Flowchart