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Distance education programs offered by accredited institutions in New York State and approved by the State Education Department (SED)

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Teacher certification students and candidates: the Office of Teaching Initiatives provides information about education and other requirements for a teaching certificate, including guidance on distance education options.


Distance education providers located outside of New York State: for more information about the need to apply for authorization by the Board of Regents, please review our guidance to out-of-state, degree-granting institutions.


Last Updated: March 15, 2011