School Administration

Approved Administrative and Supervisory Preparation Program Pathway

Initial Certification Requirements:

  • Completion of a NYS Registered Program - School Building Leader
  • Institutional Recommendation - School Building Leader
  • Additional Education - Masters Degree
  • Examination - School Building Leader (Revised) - Part 1
  • Examination - School Building Leader (Revised) - Part 2
  • NYS Teacher Certification Exam - Educating All Students Test (EAS)
  • Paid, Full-time Classroom Teaching/PPS Experience - 3 Yrs
  • Workshop - Dignity For All Students Act (DASA)
  • Fingerprint Clearance
     

Professional Certification Requirements:

  • Completion of a NYS Registered Program - School District Leader
  • Institutional Recommendation - School District Leader
  • Additional Education - Masters Degree
  • Graduate Coursework - 60 S.H.
  • Paid, Full-time Admin/PPS/Classroom Teaching Experience - 3 Yrs
  • Examination - School District Leader - Part 1*
  • Examination - School District Leader - Part 2*
  • NYS Teacher Certification Exam - Educating All Students Test (EAS)
  • Workshop - Dignity For All Students Act (DASA)
  • Fingerprint Clearance
  • Citizenship Status - INS Permanent Residence or U.S. Citizenship
    *Individuals requesting institutional recommendation for the SDL must submit their test scores before a recommendation will be submitted to NYSED.


Out-of-State Teacher Certification Requirement

  • Each state has different teacher certification requirements; it is recommended that students search that state’s education department web site for the most up-to-date information.
     

DASA (Dignity for All Students Act)

Fingerprinting

  • To schedule an appointment to be fingerprinted: Identogo.com or call (877) 472-6915
  • Fingerprint application fee - $99.70


Institutional Recommendation for Certification

  • Completion of St. Lawrence University's Approved Teaching Preparation Program.
  • Click here for Institutional Recommendation.