Certification Program

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.

WHY CERTIFICATION?

The State of NJ mandates that anyone employed in the position of School Business Administrator be certified for that position.

SESSION DAYS/LOCATION

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).

REQUIREMENTS

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.

TRAINING

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).

DISCLAIMER

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. To register, you must click on the link(s) for any class(es) you wish to attend. *All dates/time/locations are subject to change*

*IN ORDER TO RECEIVE CREDIT - CANCELLATIONS MUST BE MADE AT LEAST 1 WEEK BEFORE THE START OF THE CLASS*

central location (robbinsville)

          Food Service - $70 

                      Wednesday, September 4, 2019 (6pm-9pm)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR FOOD SERVICE - WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 4TH

          School Financial Accounting/Reporting-GAAP/Double Entry - $700

                      September 7, 14, 21, 28, October 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 2019

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SCHOOL FINANCE - CENTRAL

 

           School Law - $280 

                      November 23, December 7, 14, 21, 2019

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SCHOOL LAW - CENTRAL

           Insurance / Risk Management -$280 

                      January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR INSURANCE/RISK MANAGEMENT - CENTRAL

           School Plant Planning - $280

                     February 8, 22, 29, March 7, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SCHOOL PLANT PLANNING - CENTRAL

            Personnel Administration / Labor Relations - $280

                      March 14, 21, 28, April 4, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR PERSONNEL ADM/LABOR RELATIONS - CENTRAL

             Pupil Transportation - $70

                     April 18, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR PUPIL TRANSPORTATION - CENTRAL

            Core Curriculum - $70 *Please note - this is the only Core Curriculum class offered this year. This class will not be offered in the NORHTERN location*

                      May 9, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR CORE CURRICULUM - CENTRAL

 

 

northern LOCATION

           School Financial Accounting/Reporting-GAAP/Double Entry – Cranford - $700

                     September 14, 21, 28, October 5, 19, 26, November 2, 16, 23, December 7, 2019

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SCHOOL FINANCE - CRANFORD

               School Law - Cranford - $280 

                     December 14, 2019 & January 4, 11, 25, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SCHOOL LAW - CRANFORD

                Insurance / Risk Management - Cranford - $280 

                     February 1, 8, 22, 29, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR INSURANCE/RISK MANAGEMENT - CRANFORD

                Personnel Administration / Labor Relations - Cranford - $280 

                     March 7, 14, 21, 28, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR PERSONNEL ADM/LABOR RELATIONS - CRANFORD

                School Plant Planning – TBD - $280 

                    April 4, 18, 25, May 2, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SCHOOL PLANT PLANNING

           

                 Pupil Transportation -  TBD - $70

 

                    May 16, 2020

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR PUPIL TRANSPORTATION

                 Food Service – TBD - $70 

                     Wednesday, May 13, 2020 (6pm-9pm)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR FOOD SERVICE

               Core Curriculum - $70 *Please note - Core Curriculum will only be offered in the Central location this year. This class will not be offered in the NORHTERN location*

                     May 2, 2020

 

NJASBO
4 AAA Drive Suite 101,
Robbinsville New Jersey 08691
P: (609) 689-3870 F: (609) 689-3167