Certification

Types of Certificates and Licenses


Certificates Currently Available for Applicants

School Administrator and Supervisor Types

Pupil Personnel Service Types

Classroom Teacher Types

Teaching Assistant Types

Other School Service Certificate Types

Annotation and Extension Types

 

Certificates No Longer Available for Issuance
  • School Administrator and Supervisor - Provisional Certificate
    Validity: Valid for five years
  • Classroom Teacher - Permanent Certificate
    Valid for life, unless revoked or suspended for cause by the New York State Education Department
  • Classroom Teacher - Provisional Certificate
    Validity: Valid for five years
  • Classroom Teacher - Transitional E Certificate
    Validity: Valid for three years
  • Teaching Assistant - Continuing Certificate
    Validity: the certificate is valid continuously, except when the holder has not been regularly employed as a teaching assistant in the public schools of New York for a period of five consecutive years, in which case the validity of the certificate shall lapse.
Last Updated: December 1, 2015