4 AAA DRIVE – SUITE 101
ROBBINSVILLE, NJ 08691609-689-3870 – FAX 609-689-3167www.NJASBO.com
CERTIFICATION PROGRAM – NEW JERSEY SCHOOL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR CERTIFICATE
NJASBO is a professional association that promotes the highest standards of ethics and efficiency, provides its membership with professional development and support, and collaborates with entities that affect public education.
The State of NJ mandates that anyone employed in the position of School Business Administrator be certified for that position.
Training is held Saturdays (or as otherwise indicated) from 9 am to 2 pm and during the week from 6:00 pm to 9 pm. Certification classes are held in the Central Region (Robbinsville) and in the Northern Region at various locations (as listed below).
To be eligible for the School Business Administrator Certificate of Eligibility the candidate shall: hold a Master's Degree or higher or be in possession of a Certified Public Accountant License and complete at least 18 credits of study in the following areas:(a) Economic (b) Law; (c) Accounting; (d) Organizational Theory; (e) Management or Administration and (f) Finance (6A:9B-12.7). A Master's Degree in a recognized field of administration shall be accepted as meeting the above requirements. Candidates may apply for a Certificate of Eligibility online through the Department of Education/Licensing and Credentials http://www.nj.gov/education/educators/license/endorsements/0109CE.pdf Once the Certificate of Eligibility is obtained, the individual is able to seek employment in any district within the state. Once employed, the individual will receive their Provisional Certificate and begin their mentoring. Under the guidance of a mentor, the individual will complete a one year residency, which will include 145 clock hours of instruction as determined by the mentor and NJASBO.
The 145 Clock Hours are contained within the following disciplines; School Finance/Accounting/Reporting (52 hours); Insurance/Risk Management (20 hours); Economic & Legal Ramifications (20 hours); Labor Relations/Personnel Management (20 hours); School Plant Planning (20 hours); Food Service (3 hours); Pupil Transportation (5 hours) and Core Curriculum Content Standards (5 hours).
NOTE: It is the sole responsibility of the candidate to assure that any instruction taken through NJASBO fulfills the requirements leading towards certification as a School Business Administrator.
For further information call 609.689.3870. To register please CLICK HERENOTE: Make sure you complete the registration form for the location you are planning to attend.CENTRAL LOCATION DATES(All classes in Central location are held in Robbinsville)COURSE SESSION/HRS. COSTI . Food Service (Evening Class 6-9pm) - $70.00
II. Sch.Fin.Accting/Reporting‑GAAP/Double Entry - $700.00III. Econ. & Legal Ramifications(School Law) - $280.00
IV. Insurance/Risk Management - $280.00V. School Plant Planning Const. & Adm. - $280.00
VI. Labor Relations/Personnel Management - $280.00VII. Pupil Transportation - $70.00
VIII Core Curriculum Content Standards. $70.00
Total cost for all sessions $2030.00Please register for all the sessions in which you plan to enroll. Payment must be made for all completed classes before a Certificate can be issued.Acceptable Methods of Payment: Personal Check or Money Order, School District Approved PO. All checks should be made payable to NJASBO.
NORTHERN LOCATION DATES(Locations will vary in the Northern location)COURSE SESSION/HRS. COSTI. Sch.Fin.Accting/Reporting‑GAAP/Double Entry - $700.00 (Perth Amboy)II. Economic & Legal Ramifications (School Law) - $280.00 (Cranford)III. Insurance / Risk Management - $280.00 (Cranford)IV. Labor Relations / Personnel Management - $280.00 (Cranford)
V. School Plant Planning Const. & Adm. - $280.00 (Franklin Twp.)***VI. Pupil Transportation - $70.00 (Andover Twp.)VII. Core Curriculum Content Standards - $70.00 (River Edge)VIII. Food Service (Evening Class 6pm-9pm)- $70.00 (Perth Amboy)Total cost for all sessions $2030.00
Please register for all the sessions in which you plan to enroll. Payment must be made for all completed classes before a Certificate can be issued.Acceptable Methods of Payment: Personal Check or Money Order, School District Approved PO. All checks should be made payable to NJASBO.