The State Board of Education (SBOE) defines industry recognized credentials as developed or supported by business and industry to verify student mastery of technical skills competencies in an occupational area that aligns with Indiana’s economic sectors and is approved by the DWD.
Certification Request Form
Schools, employers and workforce boards may apply to add an industry recognized certification to the state's approved list by submitting the Industry Certification Application. Certification Request Form.
Applications to add certifications will be accepted through December 15 of each year and will be reviewed each January of the new year. The new list will be published each March on the DWD website and also released to the public. Indiana’s List of Promoted Industry Certification impacts both school accountability and the Graduation Pathways.
For more information, please contact: IndustryCertifications@dwd.in.gov
10 N. Senate Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46204