Certification - Administrator
LanguagesA-Z IndexPrinter Friendly Image
Search
 

  Certification
Administrator Icon - Leader with 2 staff

Administrator Certificate
In-State Icon

In-State Program Completer Applicants
Full and Limited certificates you may apply for if you are completing or have completed a state of Washington approved administrator preparation program.

Out-of-State Icon

Out-of-State Applicants
Full and Limited certificates you may apply for if you have completed an out-of-state administrator preparation program.

Already Certified Icon

Already Washington Certified Administrators
Full and Limited certificates you may apply for if you have previously held or currently hold a Washington Administrator Certificate.


click to apply for certification


Need Assistance Icon


Out-of-State Applicants

Review the application types below to find the application that's right for you based on your current status.

Certificates you may apply for if you completed an out-of-state administrator preparation program.

This list contains full and limited administrator certificates. Limited certificates must be initiated by a Washington State employer on behalf of the educator who is not eligible for full certification.

Full Principal and Program Administrator Certification Application Types

Residency Principal or Program Administrator - Select this if you completed an administrator preparation program or hold or have held a full administrator certificate in another state with at least three years of out-of-state experience in the role.

Substitute Principal or Program Administrator - Select this if you completed an administrator preparation program or hold or have held a full administrator certificate in another state with at least three years of out-of-state experience in the role.

Professional Principal or Program Administrator - Select this if you completed a Continuing Administrator License (CAL) Program in the state of Oregon.

Full Superintendent Certification Application Types

Initial Superintendent - Select this if you are applying for your first Superintendent Certificate in the state of Washington.

Substitute Superintendent - Select this if you completed a superintendent preparation program or hold or have held a full Superintendent Administrator Certificate in another state with at least three years of out-of-state experience in the role.


Limited Principal Certification Application Types

Limited certificates must be initiated by a state of Washington employer on behalf of the educator who is not eligible for full certification in the State of Washington

Conditional Administrator (Principals Only) - Select this if you are working with a Washington employer and have completed a bachelor's degree, but have not yet completed your principal preparation program and master's degree.

 

Helpful Links

   Updated 11/13/2018

Old Capitol Building, PO Box 47200, 600 Washington St. S.E., Olympia, WA    98504-7200    360-725-6000  TTY 360-664-3631
Contact Us    |    Site Info    |    Staff Only    |    Privacy Policy