Certification & Induction

I have graduated from a New Jersey-approved teacher program

Step 1. Complete New Jersey-approved Program

Complete New Jersey-approved Program

Your school will forward necessary information to the Department of Education.

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Step 2. Praxis Test

Praxis Test

Take any applicable Praxis II: Subject Assessment/Specialty Area test(s). Test registration procedures, registration form and other information are available through the Praxis Web site at www.ets.org/praxis or the School Leadership Series Web site at www.ets.org/sls. Online registration is also available.

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Step 3. Certification Issued

Certification Issued

If you call the Department of Education with questions about your certification, please obtain a batch number from your school prior to calling.

Please click the link below for specific certification requirements.

Please click the link below to apply online.