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Six Steps to Become a Teacher!

Learn what it takes to become a teacher!

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Make and Follow Your Career Plan

Plan your next steps to becoming a teacher by creating a Career Plan.

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Find the Right Teacher Preparation Program

In 3 easy steps, find the right program for you!

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Find Financial Aid

How do you plan to pay for your education?

Understand the
Requirements

for becoming a teacher in California.

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Are you familiar with the three main types of teaching?

They are Elementary, Secondary and Special Education. Check out our Types of Teaching page, which explains the requirements for becoming a teacher and links to helpful videos.

Do you want to teach science? Get familiar with the requirements!

While fulfilling the credential requirements, prospective high school science teachers will need to demonstrate knowledge of the content and the methods of teaching. Learn more!

Have Questions?

Check out our Virtual Advisor and F.A.Q. pages!