Teacher Certification Resources

Questions about teacher certification?

General questions about teacher certification are answered on the Teacher Certification page. 

Additional questions may be directed to our office.

Looking for letters of recommendation?

Information and a comprehensive FAQ are available through the Credential File Office.  

Fingerprint Clearance


($10 local SUNY Cortland Fingerprinting Fee payment via credit card)

Step-by-Step procedures for fingerprinting and NYS TEACH system

Teacher Recruitment Days

Teacher Recruitment Days are held each spring at SUNY Cortland.  

Specific details and registration are available here.

Research Schools & Find Contact Information

Career Services has a subscription to the American School Directory.  Stop by or call the office to find out the login credentials so you can search and find comprehensive information about all schools in the United States.