ELIGIBILITY BY STATE

NGPF is now offering State Continuing Education PD credits for the online Certification Courses. Please note that this list is specific to Certification Courses only and may not apply to Virtual PDs, On-Demand modules, or Conference sessions. Find your state below to learn more about your state’s eligibility.

Click a state to view if credits are available in your state

Wyoming

Yes.

NGPF will submit your attendance for a Certification Course to the Wyoming Department of Education.

It can take up to six weeks for the DoE to process your credits.

Wisconsin

Yes.

Wisconsin accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

West Virginia

No.

West Virginia does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

Washington

Yes.

NGPF will send you a Washington-specific certificate of completion.

Please give our team one week after the exam window closes to send your certificate.

Virginia

Yes.

Virginia accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Vermont

Yes.

Vermont accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Utah

Maybe.

NGPF is included as an option on Utah’s General Financial Literacy CTE application. Please refer there directly for specifics.

Texas

Yes.

NGPF will send you a Texas-specific certificate of completion.

Please give our team one week after the exam window closes to send your certificate.

Tennessee

Yes.

Tennessee accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

South Dakota

Yes.

South Dakota accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

South Carolina

Yes.

South Carolina accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Rhode Island

Yes.

Your district accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Pennsylvania

Yes.

NGPF will submit your attendance for a Certification Course to the Pennsylvania Department of Education as long as you provide your PPID# on the exam.

It can take up to two weeks for the DoE to process your credits.

Oregon

Yes.

Oregon accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Oklahoma

No.

Oklahoma does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

Ohio

No.

Ohio does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

North Dakota

Yes.

Valley City State University is able to verify and register NGPF professional development hours. VCSU requires the completion of 15 NGPF professional development hours first before completing the verification form. VCSU accepts NGPF PD dated within one year (Aug. 1-July 31) and offers the credit within the semester the form is completed.

North Carolina

No.

North Carolina does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

New York

Yes.

NGPF will send you a New York-specific CTLE form for your records.

Please give our team one week after the exam window closes to send your completion form.

New Mexico

No.

New Mexico does not record or track professional development.

New Jersey

Yes.

New Jersey accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

New Hampshire

No.

New Hampshire does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units

Nevada

Yes.

Nevada accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Nebraska

No.

Nebraska does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

Montana

No.

Montana does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

Missouri

No.

Missouri does not record or track professional development.

Mississippi

Yes.

Each month, NGPF submits attendance on behalf of all certification course participants to the Mississippi Department of Education.

Minnesota

Yes.

Minnesota accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Michigan

Yes.

NGPF will submit your attendance for a Certification Course to the Michigan Department of Education.

It can take up to three weeks for the DoE to process your credits.

Massachusetts

Yes.

NGPF will send you a certificate of completion you can submit to the Massachusetts Department of Education.

Please give our team one week after the exam window closes to send your certificate.

Maryland

Maybe.

NGPF has submitted applications for all Certification courses to the Maryland Department of Education, but processing times vary from one to six months or more.

For already approved certification courses, you can expect to receive a Maryland-specific certificate of completion from NGPF soon.

For courses still in process, NGPF will send certificates of completion as soon as approved to do so.

Approved Certification Courses for Maryland:

  • Behavioral Economics
  • Credit
  • Advanced Investing
  • Investing
  • Banking/Budgeting
  • Paying for College
  • Taxes
  • Insurance

In-Process Certification Courses for Maryland:

  • Behavioral Finance
  • Psychology of Money
  • Career
  • Cryptocurrency Basics

Maine

Yes.

NGPF will submit your attendance for a Certification Course to the Maine Department of Education.

It can take up to six weeks for the DoE to process your credits.

Louisiana

Yes.

Louisiana accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Kentucky

No.

Kentucky does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

Kansas

Yes.

Kansas accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Iowa

Yes.

Starting with cohort 27, Iowa teachers can earn 1 renewal credit thanks to a partnership between Area Education Agencies (AEA) Learning Online and NGPF. Teachers will receive a specific AEA Learning Online link after:

  1. Successful completion of an NGPF certification course
  2. FIVE additional NGPF PD hours completed DURING the NGPF certification course and before the certification exam window for the corresponding cohort (Both NGPF Virtual PD hours and NGPF On-Demand PD qualify)
  3. 80% or better on the corresponding NGPF Certification exam

Indiana

Yes.

Indiana accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Illinois

No.

Illinois does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

Exception for Chicago Public School teachers only:
Chicago Public School teachers can earn CPDUs for a certification course by emailing Dustin Voss at dkvoss@cps.edu with their certificate for successfully passing the exam. Include "CPS NGPF certification" in the subject line, and Dustin will put the information into Learning Hub, which then prompts the completion of an ISBE evaluation survey.

Idaho

Yes.

You must complete the Idaho Inservice Form and submit NGPF PD Certificates once you complete 15, 30, or 45 contact hours of PD.

Hawaii

No.

Hawaii does not record or track professional development.

Georgia

Maybe.

Professional Learning Units are no longer tracked in Georgia.  Instead, teachers develop a professional learning plan according to district requirements.  As such, please contact your local district for transcript specifics.

You can access your certificates any time by going to My Account.

Florida

No. 

Florida does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

District of Columbia

Yes.

Washington DC accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Delaware

Yes.

Delaware accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Connecticut

No.

Connecticut does not record or track professional development.

Colorado

Yes.

Colorado accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

California

No. 

California does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

Arkansas

Yes.

Arkansas accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit. 

You can locate the specific ADE ID for each certification course on the PDSaM system.

Arizona

Yes.

Arizona accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit but may require course details.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."

Alaska

No. 

Alaska does not accept NGPF PD Certificates as official Continuing Education Units.

Alabama

Yes.

Alabama accepts NGPF PD Certificates for PD Credit.

You can access your certificates any time by going to "My Account."