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
  • May include transcripts, test scores, etc.
  • If you are unsure of your requirements please contact our office at (208) 332-6882
  • Mentor and Evaluator Checklists are required for ABCTE or TFA Interim Completers
  • ABCTE candidates do not need to submit the completed portfolio with this application

Mail complete packet to:


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


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