Transitional B Certificate

This type of certificate is currently available for applicants and is within the Classroom Teachers area of interest.

Transitional B Certificate


A certificate of this type is issued to permit the employment of an individual as a classroom teacher in a New York State public school; the individual must be enrolled in a New York State Transitional B program. The Transitional B certificate is tied to the school placement.


Valid for up to three years while the individual is matriculated in the Transitional B program. When a student completes or leaves the program, the certificate is no longer valid.

Leads to

Initial Certificate. The Initial certificate will be issued with the effective date of the Transitional B certificate.

Application Fee


Paper Certificate Printed?

No, verify this certification in the TEACH System.











Last Updated: May 11, 2015