Certification

Application Fees

The fees for New York State educator certificate applications are provided in the following table. An application for an educator certificate is valid for three years or two evaluations, whichever comes first. The fee is non-refundable once an evaluation is completed.

Duplicate certificate applications are evaluated at the time of application. The fee is non-refundable if the duplicate certificate is issued.

Individuals pay for their application while completing their application in the TEACH Online System via credit card (Master Card or Visa) or by printing a mail-in payment coupon available in TEACH.

Amount of Fee Type of Application
$50 Adult Education Certificate
$25 Adult Education Certificate Extension
$25 per renewal Adult Education Renewal
$50 per sport Coaching License
$25 per certificate Duplicate Certificate (any request for a printed certificate)
$50 per certificate title or extension Internship/Initial/Professional/Provisional /Permanent/Transitional B, C, D, Residency certificate or certificate extension based on completion of a State registered, approved preparation program and college recommendation
$100 per certificate title or extension Initial/Professional/Provisional/Permanent/Transitional A, H, G, Supplementary certificate, Statement of Continued Eligibility/Limited Extension/Provisional Renewal/Initial Reissuance, or certificate extension based on completion of alternate requirements (individual evaluation)
$35 Level 1, Level 2, Level 3 or Pre-Professional Teaching Assistant
$100 Permit authorizing supplementary service in areas for which no specific certificate exists
$50 Time Extension of a Provisional, Initial, or Transitional Certificate
$50 Visiting Lecturer
Last Updated: October 26, 2018