New Jersey Teacher Reciprocity Agreements

New Jersey offers various routes to certification for out-of-state teachers depending on how much education you have, what examinations you have successfully completed, how much experience you have gained as an educator and whether or not your state has reciprocity with New Jersey. Explore all your options to become certified by exploring the New Jersey Department of Education website or call the Office of Licensure and Credentials at 609-292-2070.

The following are member states of the NASDTEC Interstate Agreement who have signed reciprocity agreements with New Jersey.

AlabamaIndianaNevadaSouth Dakota
ArizonaKansasNew HampshireTennessee
ArkansasKentuckyNew MexicoTexas
CaliforniaLouisianaNew YorkUtah
ColoradoMaineNorth CarolinaVermont
ConnecticutMarylandNorth DakotaVirginia
FloridaMichiganOklahomaWest Virginia
IdahoMontanaRhode Island
IllinoisNebraskaSouth Carolina