Blind and Visually Impaired for NYS Certified Teachers (Advanced Certificate)

 

Graduates of the Blind and Visually Impaired for NYS Certified Teachers (Advanced Certificate) program are eligible for New York State professional certification in Blind and Visually Impaired.

Students who are completing or have completed the program will apply for their certification through the New York State Education Department TEACH Online Services. Students apply for professional certification.

Please note, the Teacher Performance Assessment (edTPA) will no longer be a certification requirement as of April 27, 2022. Visit the Certification and Licensure page for more information regarding this change.