Post-Baccalaureate Certification Program

For Students with a Bachelor's Degree

Millersville University's Post-Baccalaureate Certification Program is designed for those applicants who already have a bachelor's degree and would like to be certified to teach in the State of Pennsylvania.  It is not necessary to complete a second degree in order to be certified.

All students seeking their initial (first) Instructional (teaching) Certificate must be admitted to Advanced Professional Studies (APS).  A minimum GPA of 2.8 or greater is required - higher test scores are needed when the GPA is under 3.0 but equal to 2.8 or greater.  Information regarding APS, testing requirements and more is available on the Advanced Professional Studies (APS) Home Page.

To apply to the Post-Baccalaureate Certification Program, follow the steps outlined below.


Additional information and forms regarding the following can be found below as well.

  • Intern Teacher Certification
  • Request for Re-Evaluation of Course Requirements form
  • Request to Take a Course at Another Institution form


Revised 2/2023