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. 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 POSTPONED - FUTURE DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED
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
School Financial Accounting/Reporting-GAAP/Double Entry – Cranford - $700
September 14, 21, October 5, 12, 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 REGISTRATION IS FULL!
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SCHOOL LAW - CRANFORD
Insurance / Risk Management - Cranford - $280
February 1, 8, 22, 29, 2020 REGISTRATION IS FULL!
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR INSURANCE/RISK MANAGEMENT - CRANFORD
Personnel Administration / Labor Relations - Cranford - $280 POSTPONED - FUTURE DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED
March 7, 14, 21, 28, 2020
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR PERSONNEL ADM/LABOR RELATIONS - CRANFORD
School Plant Planning – Morristown - $280 POSTPONED - FUTURE DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED
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 9, 2020