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Professional Standards Program

Professional Standards Program

The Professional Standards Program (PSP) is a voluntary certification program established by the National Association of Educational Office Professionals (NAEOP) to encourage office professionals to grow professionally. Continuing education is essential to allow for the rapidly changing conditions in the profession and in the field of education.

The program is designed as a series of five levels in Option I and nine levels in Option II. Achievement in the program is recognized by the awarding of certificates based on education, experience, and professional activity.

The enrollment for the Certified Educational Office Employee (CEOE) distinction may be applied for after successful completion and receipt of the Advanced III, Option I, or Associate Degree or higher under Option II certificates. You must be a member of NAEOP to make application for PSP certification.

Successful completion of a NAEOP approved program qualifies the member for one or more of the following Professional Standards Program certificates:

  • Basic
  • Associate Professional
  • Advanced I
  • Advanced II
  • Advanced III
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Master Degree
  • Doctoral Degree

There are three filing deadlines each year: 

  • January 15
  • May 15
  • September 15

 PSP Book Link Click here