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Certification Process

Once a completed application packet for part time teaching has been submitted, the certification process begins. 

  1. A Certification Analyst reviews application packet and confirms that your degrees are from accredited institutions.
  2. Potential applicant is notified, if any additional documentation is required.
  3. Transcripts and supporting documents are evaluated to meet the Faculty Standards. 
  4. Certification Analyst submits documents and forms for signature approval.  
  5. After certification is approved, a Pima Community College Faculty Standards Teaching Certificate is sent out in the mail.
  6. Potential applicant's name is added to the adjunct faculty database to reflect certification completed with classification and discipline eligible to teach.

Certification process may take up to 8 weeks. 
Who should I contact regarding my certification status? Contact Us.

After I have received my certificate, what happens next?

Post-Certification Activities