New York State Certification

NYS Certification for M.S. in TESOL

Prior to program completion students must document completion of 12 credits in a foreign language(s) or sign language. Undergraduate coursework, graduate coursework, or equivalent credit on CLEP or NYU Proficiency will be accepted.

Students who successfully complete this graduate program in TESOL will:

  1. Fulfill the academic requirements for New York State initial/professional certification in TESOL
  2. Be recommended to New York State for initial/professional certification in TESOL K-12

Candidates will be informed of the certification process prior to program completion.