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Education: Post-Master's Advanced Certificate in Literacy Education (B-6)
New York State Certificates in Elementary and Early Childhood Education

New York State is currently changing the certificate titles for elementary and early childhood education. In conformance with these changes, students entering EECE graduate programs with NYS provisional certification in Pre-K–6 (awarded through February 2, 2004) will be eligible for NYS permanent certification in Pre-K–6 upon completion of the MSEd program. Students entering EECE with NYS initial certification in Childhood Education, Grades 1–6, will be eligible to obtain professional certification in Childhood Education, Grades 1–6, Early Childhood Education, B–2, and/or Literacy Education B–6, as indicated in the program descriptions that follow.

Requirements for Matriculation 

These requirements are in addition to the general requirements for matriculation.​​
1. Applicants are required to hold a Masters degree in Childhood Education.
2. Must provide a copy of
NYS initial certificate in Childhood Education 1-6 or approved equivalents with application.
3. Results of the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) General Test are required. Click here for more details.


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Fall Priority Deadline May 15
Spring Priority DeadlineFall only 

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