Salary Guidelines

Please note that due to the recent ransomware attack our office has limited access to data and documentation needed to completely address your inquiry or request.

The Office of Certification staff is available to answer certification questions and receive credentials such as electronic transcripts, ETS score reports, and certification requests. Tuition and license reimbursement requests as well as salary lane advancements will resume once systems return to regular operations.

Official transcripts must be submitted directly from the institution to  ETS score reports may also be submitted to from your BCPS email.

Certification documents may also be sent via US mail to the address below.

Baltimore County Public Schools
Office of Certification
6901 N Charles Street, Bldg. E
Towson, MD 21204

We appreciate your patience and understanding while we await further updates.

Directions for Submitting Documentation

  • Documents may be mailed via interoffice mail to: Office of Certification, Department of Human Resources.
  • Official transcripts may be printed and mailed from the college/university Registrar’s Office. It is recommended you have the college/university send you two transcripts: one for your record to check accuracy and the other sent to the Office of Certification.
  • Electronic transcripts must be issued by an authorized transcript exchange system. Transcripts must be sent directly from the university to
  • MSDE CPD credit slips must be signed by both the Instructor and Professional Development Liaison. Credit slips requiring the Liaison’s signature must be sent to: Office of Organizational Development, Attn: Professional Development Liaison prior to being submitted to the Office of Certification.