Transitional G Certificate

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

Transitional G Certificate


The Transitional G certificate permits eligible individuals who have two years of post-secondary teaching experience in the area of the certificate sought or a closely related subject area (one course for two semesters per year), hold a graduate degree, and hold either an undergraduate degree or graduate degree in the subject area of the certificate sought or a closely related area to be employed as a classroom teacher in a New York State public school district. The school district will submit a recommendation in the TEACH system for the application.


Valid for two years.

Leads to

Initial Certificate

Application Fee


Paper Certificate Printed?

No, verify this certification in the TEACH System.











Last Updated: April 10, 2023