from another U.S. State

New Jersey has some of the most rigorous requirements for teaching in the nation, so even if you have completed a teacher education program in a different state, or have an existing certification, it does not mean that you will be eligible to obtain a NJ teaching credential automatically.

Link to NJ Reciprocity information page

Link to NJDOE flowchart for out-of-state teachers seeking a NJ license

Note that anyone applying for a teaching credential in NJ must apply via the Teachers Certification Information System - Online