Find your best fit educator prep programs.
To become a fully certified or licensed teacher in a public school, you need to graduate from an approved Educator Preparation Program. EPPs arm you with the skills and knowledge to teach in your chosen grade and subject.
Let’s break it down and find the right path for you.
Completing a teacher preparation program (TPP) is only one of the steps to getting certified to teach. You’ll also need to earn a bachelor’s degree, pass teaching tests and apply for certification. Depending on your state, you may have additional steps.
Also, remember that states have different TPP certification standards. If your state does not recognize your certification, you won’t be able to get your teaching license. Double-check that your program:
There are teacher preparation programs that cater to almost anyone’s life situation, but the most common are:
Every program offers its own unique approach to teacher preparation, but you can still compare them. Key criteria that set programs apart include the following.
Get in-depth info about programs on our national database.