New Jersey

Date Information Last Verified: 03/12/2023

Standards for Permanent Credential

The standards listed below reflect the minimum requirements to work as an educational interpreter in this state.

  • Pre-Service Education: AA/AS (Academic Route), HS Diploma or Equivalent (Performance Route)
  • Skill Verification: EIPA 3.0 (AND RID Certification if using Performance Route i.e. without satisfying pre-service education requirement)
  • Knowledge Verification:  N/A
  • Renewal Timeline: N/A
  • Continuing Education:  No
  • Additional Comments:  State offers an Oral Interpreting Endorsement and Cued Speech Transliteration Endorsement. See documentation for further details.

Standards for Provisional Credential

  • Is a provisional credential available?   Yes
  • What is required for the provisional credential? HS diploma, EIPA 3.0+
  • How long can one hold a provisional credential?  Four years

State Resources

For a list of current NAIE State Ambassadors click here.

For a list of currently available programs in your state visit the Conference of Interpreter Trainers (CIT) website.

Contact to update or correct the information above. 

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