To request a duplicate certificate if the original has been lost or destroyed. You can go to hse.dese.mo.gov/Certificate_Search.aspx. There is a $15.00 charge with $1.00 transaction fee. A transcript is usually what is required for colleges, universities, or employers and they are available at hse.dese.mo.gov/Transcript_Search.aspx for no charge. Duplicate certificates are for personal use by the individual suitable for framing (5” x 8”).