More Information on Teaching Certifications

Penn State Harrisburg’s certification programs are designed for an individual who holds a baccalaureate degree and seeks to become certified to teach in Pennsylvania elementary or secondary schools. Students who successfully complete the program's requirements will be recommended for the a PA Instructional I teaching certificate in their selected certification program area.

Please complete the following short form to initiate contact with the program(s).

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Programs of Interest

Your inquiry and information will be forwarded to the appropriate program coordinator(s) who will reach out to you via email to schedule an appointment to meet via Zoom.

  • Dr. Rueben Asempapa, Coordinator of Elementary Education Programs
  • Dr. Michael Swogger, Coordinator of Secondary Education Programs
  • Dr. Linda Rhen, Professor-in-Charge of Special Education