Social Studies Education Certificate Requirements
If other courses are taken, or equivalency requested, additional hours of classroom observations may be required in order to meet NYSED certification requirements of 100 hours of field observations prior to student teaching.
Satisfy appropriate voice, speech, and health standards.
In order to be recommended for NYS certification, candidates must submit passing scores on the LAST (Liberal Arts and Sciences Test), ATS-W (Assessment of Teaching Skills-Performance), CST (Content Specialty Test), and any additional New York State requirements and consult with the Certification Officer, Dean of Education Office, for other requirements, e.g., core liberal arts requirements, fingerprinting.
Last modified: 5/10/2013