Certification Exams

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For the most updated information on NYS Teacher Certification Exams, including information on registration, preparation, and scores, please visit the New York State Teacher Certification Examination website.

To view which NYS Exams are required for your specific program, please refer to the appropriate chart: NYS Exam Requirements by Program

If you have not received a passing score on one or more of the NYS Certification Exams, a Safety Net may be able to assist you.  For specific information on the availability and utilization of Safety Nets, please see the testing guidance offered by the NYS Office of Teaching Initiatives.

Information specific to the edTPA may be found at:

edTPA Retake and Safety Net Guidance


Last Updated 8/20/18

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