Teacher Certification

Students who meet all program requirements, complete the course of study, and meet established field experience competencies are eligible to receive Fordham University’s endorsement for New York state certification in their program area provided they also have earned a passing score on the relevant New York state teacher examinations; and completed workshops in child abuse identification, Dignity for All Students Act (DASA), schools against violence education, drug and alcohol abuse, and health and physical education. Note: Some programs have additional certification requirements.