Arizona Department of Education certification

The Arizona Department of Education issues Career and Technical Education Teaching Certificates in five areas:

  • Agriculture 
  • Business and Marketing 
  • Education and Training 
  • Family and Consumer Sciences 
  • Health Careers 
  • Industrial and Emerging Technologies 

In addition, they offer an endorsement for Cooperative Education.

Verified experience

What does ADE consider "verified experience"?


Certification requirements include taking coursework in certain areas.  See our list of ADE Approved Certification Courses.  To find out when a particular class will be offered next, see our 2-Year Course Schedule.