Teacher Certification

Providers who are seeking funding for 2021-22 to ensure the appropriate certification of teachers in schools that provide special services or programs to preschool and school-age students with disabilities should complete the 2021-22 budget expenditure report and summary. The budget expenditure report and summary are due to the STAC & Medicaid Unit by November 19, 2021. Please email documents to Sheila.Costa@nysed.gov in addition to sending signed originals per the instructions.

  • Read the Private School Teacher Certification Funds 2006-07 Memo from James P. DeLorenzo. (HTML) (PDF)
  • Questions and answers to survey data, funding, and reporting. (HTML) (PDF)
  • Report instructions (HTML) (PDF)
  • Report form (XLSX) (PDF)
  • Summary (PDF)
  • Visit the NYSTCE web site for information on test fees and test requirements.



The maximum tuition rates per credit hour to be reimbursed for the 2021-22 year are:

NYC - $470 (CUNY grad rate)

Rest of State - $471 (SUNY grad rate)

Last Updated: October 12, 2021