Certification and Endorsements
After graduation, teacher candidates who have satisfied the certification requirements will be recommended by the certification official to the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GaPSC) to begin the certification process.
To be recommended for certification, a candidate must have:
- Complete a Mercer University educator preparation program.
- Pass the appropriate Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Content Assessments
How to apply for certification
See the instructions below to learn how to apply for initial certification, how to add an additional field to your certification, and how to upgrade your certification.
If you have any questions, contact Mrs. Carlene Sherman, Certification Official, at 478.301.2575 or firstname.lastname@example.org.