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Work-Based Learning Teacher Certification Extension

New York State Teacher Certification Extension

In order to qualify for a Coordinator of Work Based Learning Program extension, an individual must complete six college credits from one of the college programs listed below and hold a New York State teacher certification in a 7-12, all grades, or 5-9 subject area, or school counselor certification. They must also provide documentation of a minimum of 300 clock hours of work experience outside of the classroom.

For further information, use the Office of Teaching Initiatives certification requirement search and follow the information below to filter the correct extension.

Choose the following from the dropdown menu:

  • Area of Interest: Career and Technical Teacher Extensions
  • Subject Area: Coordinator of Work Based Learning Program Extensions
  • Grade Level: 7-12
  • Select : Coordinator of Work-Based Learning Programs
  • Type of Certificate:
    • Initial Extension
    • Professional Extension


Colleges providing the work-based learning program coursework