Start your teacher certification online in the fall and be certified by early next year!
Be ready to teach by aligning your online teacher certification program with the school year. You can be a certified teacher by early 2019!
Take advantage of our “Back-To-School” special and join our August class to have your $200 admin fee waived!
Delivered through an online learning platform on a self-paced schedule. Designed by expert educators to help you make a tremendous impact with your students.
Field Work with
By aligning the program with the school year, you can complete your required field hours in your own classroom. If you aren’t currently teaching, we will help you find a mentor and classroom, and you will help build your schedule.
Access our library of recommended resources to prepare for the three Florida Teacher Certification Exams. We will advise you in this process and coach you to succeed.
Work with a team dedicated to your success. Our expert admissions team, advisors, and instructors are all driven by the same mission: helping you overcome the barriers that stand between you and your teacher certification.
Help fill the need.
Be one of the many teachers certified through an alternative teacher certification program filling the need for highly-qualified teachers to help our children succeed.
What is Alternative Teacher Certification?
To get the world’s motivators and wonder-makers into the classroom and in front of today’s generation, we need dedicated, credentialed professionals. That’s where alternative teacher certification comes in handy.
Is an online teacher certification program right for my certification?
Choosing the right program is extremely important to your development and success as a certified teacher. It is easy to become overwhelmed with all the options available to you, whether it’s other online teaching certification programs, or even traditional routes.
Cost, scholarship and other funding options:
“Smart Option Loans” are low interest loans sponsored by the federal government. The school name needed for your Sallie Mae application is The University of West Florida – Continuing Education.
“Wells Fargo Collegiate Loans” are offered through Wells Fargo Bank. These loans have a choice of fixed or variable interest rate options. The school name needed for your Wells Fargo application is The University of West Florida – Continuing Education.
We appreciate our military members for their service to our country and for the leadership that they bring to the classroom when choosing to teach. If you are an active duty or honorably discharged military veteran, we are pleased to offer you a scholarship to cover $2,500 toward becoming a teacher with the TeacherReady® program.
MyCareerWorks offers the MyCAA Scholarship to military spouses, which provides up to $4,000 of tuition assistance toward career advancement education. Spouses of service members on active duty in pay grades E-1 to E-5, W-1 to W-2 and O-1 to O-2 can start and complete their coursework while their military sponsor is on Title 10 military orders, including spouses married to members of the National Guard and reserve component in these same pay grades.