Office of Educational Enrollment and Certification
Educational Enrollment & Certification
The Office of Educational Enrollment and Certification is a component of the College of Education. Its mission is to ensure that students enrolled in our certification programs are properly certified with adherence to the current regulations of the New Jersey Department of Education. The Office is responsible for coordinating admissions into the programs at all levels, monitoring successful academic progression, informal advising and communicating information relevant to certification programs, assisting with Praxis preparation and registration, and compiling and reporting Title II data while supporting the College and the University in promoting student success, academic excellence and educational quality
Undergraduate Students Enrollment Information
All Licensure Applications
Praxis Exam information:
The New Jersey Department of Education has announced preliminary information regarding several new PRAXIS II exams which will be effective SEPTEMBER 1, 2013 (see below).
Candidates who have taken and passed the current Praxis II for any of the areas listed below, prior to September 1, 2013, will be able to use those scores for licensure and do NOT need to take the new exams.
CANDIDATES WHO HAVE NOT TAKEN THE CURRENT PRAXIS II TEST for these particular areas, PRIOR TO SEPTEMBER 1, 2013, WILL BE REQUIRED TO PASS THE NEW EXAM AND ADHERE TO THE NEW PASSING GUIDELINES- NO EXCEPTIONS! PASSING REQUIRED PRAXIS TEST(S) SCORES MUST BE OBTAINED TO STUDENT TEACH."
Please note that there is just one test window listed on the ETS website these areas before September 1, 2013 (with the exception of Middle School Math, which will not be offered until October). The test window prior to September 1, 2013 is from 7/29- 8/17. Available seats may be limited.
New Praxis Test Information (Effective September 1, 2013) Praxis Test Test Code New Passing Score
Middle School Mathematics 5169 or 0169 165
The information in the chart above is derived from an attachment on the NJ Department of Education’s Office of Licensure and Credential (homepage item: Amendments to the Licensure Code Effective July 2, 2013)http://www.ets.org/praxis/register/centers_dates/computer
For information regarding the Praxis Resource Center please follow the link below:
Open to all William Paterson University students and Alumni! Space is limited!
Professional Services Specialist
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 5:15pm
HEOA Title II Reports