- Designed for individuals who hold (or will soon hold) a NYS teaching certificate.
- Spanish proficiency required.
- Leads to certification in the following area: Bilingual Education grades pre-K–12.
Students who complete this program are eligible for the College’s recommendation for
New York State certification. Program completion and submission of the recommendation
form are also required to secure the College’s recommendation. Additional New York
state certification requirements must be satisfied to earn certification. Students
are advised to consult the Brockport Certification Office.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of high school teachers is
projected to grow 6% from 2012-22. Employment opportunities vary by region. New York
State Education Department (NYSED) issued teaching certificates are highly valued
throughout the US, allowing for a reciprocity process in all 50 states. Because of
the nature of our inclusive program, our dual certification program will greatly enhance