Teacher Certification

The links below provide a breakdown of the information on teacher certification found on the New Jersey Department of Education's web site.

To request an application or information call (609) 292-2070 between the hours of 7:30 am – 4:15 pm Monday thru Friday. Be prepared to wait for a response.

New Jersey residents may also call the county office of education in which you live or work during normal working hours.

County N.J. Department of Education offices

 

ATLANTIC
N.J. Department of Education
Atlantic County Office
6260 Old Harding Hwy.
Mays Landing, NJ 08330-1599
phone: (609) 625-0004
fax: (609) 625-6539

BERGEN
N.J. Department of Education
Bergen County Office
One Bergen County Plaza
3rd Floor, Room 350
Hackensack, NJ 07601
phone: (201) 336-6875
fax: (201) 336-6880

BURLINGTON
N.J. Department of Education
Burlington County Office
2 Academy Dr.
Westampton, NJ 08060
phone: (609) 265-5060
fax: (609)265-5922

CAMDEN
N.J. Department of Education
Camden County Office  
Jefferson Hall, PO Box 200
College Drive
Blackwood, NJ 08012
phone: (856) 401-2400
fax: (856) 401-2410

CAPE MAY
N.J. Department of Education
Cape May County Office
4 Moore Rd., DN 701
Cape May Court House, , NJ 08210
phone: (609) 465-1283
fax: (609) 465-2094

CUMBERLAND
N.J. Department of Education
Cumberland County Office
19 Landis Ave.
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
phone: (856) 451-0211
fax: (856) 455-9523

ESSEX
N.J. Department of Education
Essex County Office
Leroy Smith Building
60 Nelson Pl., 1st floor South
Newark, NJ  07102-1501
phone: (973) 621-2750
fax: (973) 621-1603

GLOUCESTER
Gloucester County Office of Education
Shady Lane Complex
254 County House Rd.
Clarksboro, NJ  08020
phone: (856) 686-8370
Fax: (856) 423-5296

HUDSON
Hudson County Office of Education
595 County Ave., Bldg. 3
Secaucus, NJ 07094
phone: (201) 369-5290
Fax: (201) 369-5288

Mailing Address:
595 Newark Ave.
Jersey City, NJ 07306

HUNTERDON
N.J. Department of Education
Hunterdon County Office
10 Court St.
Flemington, NJ 08822-2900
phone: (908) 788-1414
fax: (908) 788-1457

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2900
Flemington, NJ 08822-2900

MERCER
N.J. Department of Education
Mercer County Office
1075 Old Trenton Rd.
Trenton, NJ 08690
phone: (609) 588-5884
Fax: (609) 588-5878

MIDDLESEX
N.J. Department of Education
Middlesex County Office
1460 Livingston Ave.
Building 400, 2nd floor
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
phone: (732) 249-2900
fax: (732) 296-0683

MONMOUTH
N.J. Department of Education
Monmouth County Office
60 Neptune Blvd., 2nd floor
Neptune, NJ 07753
phone: (732) 431-7810
fax: (732) 776-7237

Mailing Address:
PO Box 1264
Freehold, NJ  07728-1264

MORRIS
N.J. Department of Education
Morris County Office
30 Schuyler Pl.
Morristown, NJ 07960
phone: (973) 285-8332
fax: (973) 285-8341

Mailing Address:
Court House
P.O. Box 900
Morristown, NJ 07963-0900

OCEAN
N.J. Department of Education
Ocean County Office
212 Washington St.
Toms River, NJ 08753
phone: (732) 929-2078
fax: (732) 506-5336

PASSAIC
N.J. Department of Education
Passaic County Office
501 River St.
Paterson, NJ 07524
phone: (973) 569-2110
fax: (973) 754-0241

SALEM
N.J. Department of Education
Salem County Office
164 Route 45
Salem, NJ 08079
phone: (856) 339-8611
fax: (856) 935-6290

SOMERSET
N.J. Department of Education
Somerset County Office
27 Warren St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
phone: (908) 541-5700
fax: (908) 722-6902

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3000
Somerville, NJ 08876

SUSSEX
N.J. Department of education
262 White Lake Rd.
Sparta, NJ 07871
Executive County Superintendent: Dr. Rosalie S. Lamonte
phone: (973) 579-6996
fax: (973) 579-6476

UNION
N.J. Department of Education
Union County Office
300 North Ave. East
Westfield, NJ 07090
phone: (908) 654-9860
fax: (908) 654-9869

WARREN
N.J. Department of Education
Warren County Office
1501 Route 57,
Washington, NJ 07882
phone: (908) 689-0464
fax: (908) 689-1457