The affordable way to earn your teacher certification.

Being a teacher is an incredible opportunity to inspire, motivate and educate generations to come. It is a career in which you get to go home each day knowing you’re making a real difference, shaping the lives of future generations.

What experience is required?

None.  We take all candidates that have a heart for kids and a desire to be in the classroom and prepare them to be extraordinary educators.

Can I start Teachworthy at any time?

Yes! We accept applications throughout the year and teaching positions are waiting to be filled now.

Can I start the program even though I’m still in college?

Absolutely! During your last semester of your bachelor’s degree you can apply to Teachworthy.

Is there a GPA requirement? What if I don’t meet it?

The Texas Education Agency requires all teacher candidates to have a minimum overall GPA of 2.5 or a 2.5 in the last 60 hours.  There are some exceptions for candidates that have the content expertise to teach in high need areas.  Transcripts can be tricky to evaluate.  Let our Teachworthy team evaluate your transcripts at no cost to you.

Apply to be a Texas educator today.

Complete our free and easy online application. Fast track your path to alternative teacher certification.

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Teachworthy Requirements

You must have completed or be in the final stage of completing your bachelor’s degree with the requirements below:

  • 2.5 GPA minimum posted on official degree conferred transcript, or
  • 2.5 GPA minimum in the last 60 semester hours of course work attempted
  • Students in their final semester of obtaining a 4-year bachelor’s degree can enroll on a contingency basis
  • Graduates from outside the U.S. must complete all portions of the TOEFL iBT and submit a course-by-course evaluation to be considered for admission

1,000+ districts in Texas accept our candidates!

Apply online today in only 10-minutes. You can change lives and make an impact with Teachworthy.

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Don't just take
our word for it...

Teachworthy alumni share their experiences and results from the alternative teacher certification process.

“When I visited with the Teachworthy Team, they were so encouraging and helpful. They convinced me that I had what it takes to be a world-changer by becoming a teacher.” - Whitney Kammer, Elementary Teacher
“When I visited with the Teachworthy Team, they were so encouraging and helpful. They convinced me that I had what it takes to be a world-changer by becoming a teacher.” - Whitney Kammer, Elementary Teacher
“I was extremely prepared to enter the classroom.” - Christopher Perrin, High School Teacher
“I was extremely prepared to enter the classroom.” - Christopher Perrin, High School Teacher
“They did just as they promised. My life has been changed because of Teachworthy.” - Zaira Diaz, Teacher
“They did just as they promised. My life has been changed because of Teachworthy.” - Zaira Diaz, Teacher

The most affordable path to teacher certification

So, what’s holding you back from pursuing meaningful work with kids? Apply online today - for free.

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How we compare
with deferred payment pricing*

$0 Application Fee
$195 Enrollment Fee
$3,960 Program Fee
$4,155 Total Cost
iteach
(Deferred Plan)
$0 Application Fee
$250 Enrollment Fee
$4,250 Program Fee
$4,500 Total Cost
Teachers of Tomorrow
(Texas Teachers)
$0 Application Fee
$295 Enrollment Fee
$4,350 Program Fee
$4,645 Total Cost
$0 Application Fee
$195 Enrollment Fee
$3,960 Program Fee
$4,155 Total Cost
iteach
(Deferred Plan)
$0 Application Fee
$250 Enrollment Fee
$4,250 Program Fee
$4,500 Total Cost
Teachers of Tomorrow
(Texas Teachers)
$0 Application Fee
$295 Enrollment Fee
$4,350 Program Fee
$4,645 Total Cost

* Fees payable to Teachworthy. Pricing does not include testing or TEA certificate fees outlined below. Program Price comparison is based on pricing without promotional fees, discounted fees, or monthly plans.

As of 1/1/2021: Test fees range from $116 – $132 per test (applicants should expect to need 2 Tests); TEA requires that all candidates demonstrate test readiness and Teachworthy requires you to access an approved third-party vendor, which is generally around $35; and there are additional TEA Fees that may amount to around $215