College of Education and Professional Development

Teacher Certification

Huntington Campus

Tammy Aliff, Certification Specialist

Office: Education Building 227
Hours: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (M-F)
Phone: 304-696-2857

South Charleston Campus

Gabriella Jarrett, Certification Specialist

Office: 100 Angus E. Peyton Dr.
Hours: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (M-F)
Phone: 304-746-1909
Alt. Phone: 800-642-9842 (Ext. 1909)

Verification of Completion

This form will verify completion of student teaching and grant eligibility to begin teaching with student permit.

Click here to complete the online submission form, which will be sent to Tammy Aliff.

West Virginia Certification Status

Click Here to view status of
West Virginia Certification

West Virginia Certification Packet

Click Here to download to complete Form 7 and turn in to Tammy Aliff  at JH-227 20-T application must be completed online. It can be found here

Helpful Web Links

WV Department of EducationVisit WVDE to obtain information concerning your certification, renewal policies, and more.National Board CertificationWhat does it take to become a National Board Certified Teacher? What are the benefits? Are you eligible?K-12 Job BankWVDE provides a job bank where you can view current job postings throughout West Virginia.

Educational Testing Service

Find Information concerning Praxis I (CORE) and Praxis II tests.

WV Praxis II Required Tests

Find your licensure area to determine which tests you need to take and see the minimum qualifying score.

Praxis II Help

Information on Praxis II and PLT. Take practice tests and find information on the specific tests you need to complete.

Surrounding States Certification Contact Info

Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, All 50 States