How do I qualify for the Teacher Certification Program?

The basic requirements to apply are as follows:

Application requirements

  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
  • A four-year Bachelor's degree
  • A desire to teach one of the four core subjects offered: English, TESOL, math, or science
  • Sufficient content knowledge to pass Praxis II in your chosen subject stream
  • 3.0 GPA in final year of undergraduate degree
  • Ability to relocate to Hawai’i for 450 clinical placement hours

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.