Requirements Teaching Assistant - Pre-Professional Certification

  • If you have never held a New York State Teaching Assistant Certificate, you must apply, and meet the requirements for a Level I Teaching Assistant certificate.

  • If you have at least one year of teaching experience in New York as a classroom teacher under a NYS classroom teaching certificate, you may proceed to Level III Teaching Assistant.

In addition to the requirements for the Level I, you must complete the following:

If you complete/withdraw from your program, and want to continue working as a teaching assistant, you must apply and complete the requirements for Level III certification

How to Apply How to Submit Documents


Last Updated: January 16, 2019
April 3, 2019