Certification and Licensure

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 or licensure in their program area. Based on the program completed, a graduate must also have earned a passing score on any relevant New York state examinations and completed workshops in Child Abuse Identification and Reporting (CAIR), Dignity for All Students Act (DASA), School Violence Prevention and Intervention (SAVE), Drug and Alcohol Abuse, and Health and Physical Education.

Note: Some programs have additional certification or licensure requirements.