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I don't have an undergraduate degree. Am I eligible to apply for jobs on Teach Away?

Most teach abroad jobs require a Bachelor's degree, but some do not. Different parts of the world have stricter requirements than others.

For example, you can easily teach in places like Mexico, Nicaragua, Argentina, Spain, or Cambodia without a degree, but places like the Middle East and South Korea usually won't accept a teacher without a degree.

Candidates without a degree will go up against candidates who do so here are some ways to remain competitive:

  1. Get a recognized ESL certificate (such as TEFL). This goes a long way towards securing a teach abroad job. Check out our online TEFL certification courses for a quick and easy way to get qualified.
  2. Volunteer to get teaching experience. The hours spent helping out at an ESL summer camp will boost your profile when you apply for paid positions.

 

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