Initial Converting to Residency Administrator

Those principals and program administrators who hold or previously held an Initial Administrator Certificate and do not qualify for the Continuing Administrator Certificate, will need to apply to convert to a Residency Administrator Certificate.


  • Must hold or have held an Initial Administrator Certificate
  • Must not have held a Continuing or Professional Administrator Certificate
  • Submission of fingerprints for a background check is required, if a valid certificate is not already on record

CONVERSION NOTE: The administrator must have met the requirements to upgrade their certificate prior to the expiration date of their Initial Administrator Certificate, otherwise they will need to convert to the Residency Administrator Certificate.


If you have all necessary documentation to apply for this certificate, login to: E-Certification

*IMPORTANT: Please note that application fees are NOT refundable. Ensure that you select and submit the correct application. If you have questions regarding your application, please contact our office.