Teaching Assistant Micro-Credentials


The Teaching Assistant Micro-credential II and III are designed for those who aspire to work with children. Passionate professors will use their decades of experience to teach you how to work with children of all backgrounds, including those with special needs.  These micro-credentials align with the college coursework needed for New York State Level II and III Teaching Assistant requirements.

Teaching Assistant II Micro-credential Outline

Teaching Assistant III Micro-credential Outline

Stackable to Degree Program

These micro-credentials align with requirements for the Directed Studies A.S. and the proposed revision of the Childhood Education A.S. should students choose to continue their education after obtaining micro-credentials.

Teaching Assistant Level II micro-credential →Teaching Assistant Level III (permanent NYS certification) → Childhood Education, AS → Teacher Education BA/BS (transfer college) → Literacy MS Ed (with Alfred University program)


The Teaching Assistant Micro-credentials prepare students for career goals including:
Job Title Degree Needed Regional/State Job Outlook Regional/State Average Entry Earnings
Teacher Assistants Certificate Favorable / Very Fav. $23,088 / $28,390

Source: https://dol.ny.gov/employment-projections

Our Faculty

Highlighted for this program: Jillian Scanlon

Program Contact

Deborah Beall, ADI Professional Studies beall@corning-cc.edu