This application is for individuals who have completed all the requirements for their three (3)-year interim certificate and are now seeking their five (5)-year renewable certificate.


A complete application must include the following items:

  • Checks and money orders are to be made payable to the State Department of Education (SDE)
  • Credit cards are not accepted at this time
  • Payment is non-refundable
  • Cash in the exact amount will be accepted for walk-ins

See your interim certificate for conditions and provide the appropriate supporting documentation, this may include transcripts, test scores, etc.

Non-Traditional Program Candidates (Completers of ABCTE, TFA, CSI or LCSC):


Mail complete packet to:


State Department of Education
Attn: Teacher Certification
PO Box 83720
Boise, Idaho 83720-0027


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