- District of Columbia
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- West Virginia
- American Samoa
- Northern Mariana Islands
- Puerto Rico
- US Virgin Islands
For all questions and concerns related to NYU Steinhardt certification programs not addressed in these pages, please contact:
Mark J. Perez
82 Washington Square East
New York, New York 10003
Required New York State certification exams.
Forms and instructions for teacher certification outside of New York State.
New York State certificate definitions and requirements.
Teacher Certification Links
International Students without a valid Social Security Number (SSN) must follow the procedure outlined here.
Teacher certification frequently asked questions.
The New York State Education Department (NYSED) has created safety nets for the new certification exams.
Steinhardt New York State certification online application instructions including student application information sheet and program codes.
NYU Steinhardt undergraduate and graduate certification programs.
NYU Steinhardt will recommend you for certification to the New York State (NYS) Education Department upon request and program completion/graduation. You will first apply online.