Alternative Teacher
Certification Program

TeacherReady® is an online alternative teacher certification program. TeacherReady is the state-approved Educator Preparation Institute of the University of West Florida’s
NCATE accredited Professional Education Unit. Teacher Candidates will learn valuable
theoretical and conceptual knowledge of teaching and have an opportunity to apply
this knowledge in the classroom through field experiences.

Admissions

TeacherReady® is always accepting applications. Applications received are reviewed for acceptance within a week of submission. Your initial application packet consists of 3 items:

  1. TeacherReady® Application
  2. $30 Application Fee
  3. Unofficial Transcripts mailed to TeacherReady@StuderEducation.com

 

Talk with TeacherReady® about how you can get enrolled and make a difference in the classroom:

CONNECT WITH US:

teacherready@studereducation.com
850.898.3949

Upcoming Class Sessions Accepting Applications?
January 2016

YES

March 2016

YES

July 2016

YES

September 2016

YES

TeacherReady® Applicants Must Have:

  1. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
  2. A minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5.

If you are not a United States citizen, you may not be eligible for your Florida Professional Teaching Certificate.

Please contact our office at 850.898.3949 or teacherready@studereducation.com for more information on TeacherReady® opportunities for non-U.S. citizens.

Application Process for Admission to the TeacherReady® Program

STEP 1: SUBMIT A COMPLETED APPLICATION PACKET:

  1. A completed online application. Please note that the online application must be complete within one setting.  TeacherReady Application
  2. Send an unofficial copy of your college transcripts that list the bachelor’s degree awarded and your final GPA.
    • Email to: teacherready@studereducation.com OR
    • Fax to: 850.898.3949 OR
    • Mail to: TeacherReady, 350 West Cedar Street, Suite 300; Pensacola, Florida 32502
  3. Submit your $30 non-refundable application fee. Pay Online or call 850.898.3949 to make a phone payment.

STEP 2: FORMAL ACCEPTANCE DECISION.

Once your application, transcripts, and application fee have been received, your application packet will be reviewed for final acceptance. Upon final review, formal acceptance letters will be sent via email. The acceptance letter will include the additional steps that must be completed before the start of the cohort.

If you have any questions, please email teacherready@studereducation.com or call 850.332.5446.

Mentor Teachers Lead Field Experiences

In every TeacherReady cohort, we have found that the teacher candidate’s professional development is most significantly impacted by the relationship with the mentor teacher. Mentor teachers lend their time and expertise to nurture the teacher candidate within the classroom setting to drive student achievement.

What’s Right in Education

Visit Studer Education’s WRIE Blog and join the discussion about teacher and leader engagement and development. Learn more about time-sensitive subjects like Common Core Standards, teacher evaluation, assessment, service excellence and more. Together, we celebrate the successes of students, teachers, leaders, and schools.
Student Achievement
12
page 1 of 2
Contact Us

Send us an email and we'll get back to you asap.