How do I qualify for the Teacher Certification Program?

The basic requirements to apply are as follows:

  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
  • A four-year Bachelor's degree
  • A desire to teach one of the core subjects offered
  • 2.5 GPA in the final year of your undergraduate degree or equivalent experience

Core subjects offered in the Hawai'i program: 

  • K-12 TESOL
  • Secondary Education 6-12
  • English
  • Math
  • Science

Core subjects offered in the Arizona program:

1) Elementary Education K-8

2) Secondary Education 6-12:
  • Art
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • English
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • History
  • Health
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Physics
  • Political Science/American Government
  • Social Studies
  • Spanish

Application brownie points

Passion, creativity, and global competency. We value globally-minded teachers that are passionate about their work, put their students first, show integrity, and bring a spark of creativity to the classroom.


For more information on the TCP application process, click here.