Need something else?

New York State agencies issue most of the licenses or certifications required to practice a profession. The New York State Department of Labor maintains an online list of all professions requiring a license

You can learn about:

  • Licensing
  • Cost
  • Eligibility
  • State Agency that relates to your profession

Find out if your profession requires a State license.

Apply for a State professional license.

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Your local Workforce1 Career Center can also help you learn more about entrance requirements, local job prospects, and other resources for your new profession.

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