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To ensure efficiency in the certification process, the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) will be moving to a fully electronic certification process. As of February 1, 2020, the NJDOE will no longer accept paper documents for certification purposes. As we gradually move to a fully electronic process, there may be delays in processing paper documents. 

Please email any letters, copies of out-of-state certification or other required documents directly to Please have your university, college, school or clearinghouse email electronic transcripts or the Verification of Program Completion Form directly to

If you have any questions, please contact us at  or call us at 609-292-2070.

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