Teaching Here

Teaching Here

What You Need to Know

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Salaries range from $45,000 - $48,000

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Required

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Johns Hopkins University (optional two-year program)

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Two years

Becoming Certified to Teach

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  • Overview
  • Is it possible to complete a master's degree at the end of the two years?
  • Is a master's degree required?
  • Which universities do you partner with?

Certification can be obtained in two years by completing testing, coursework, and program requirements.

All incoming corps members must meet state testing requirements prior to starting our program in June. Maryland requires the Praxis Core Academic Skills of Educators exam OR other qualifying scores, as well as a Praxis II content exam in the area you are teaching.

During the corps experience, corps members take certification coursework through Johns Hopkins University and have the option to pursue a Master’s degree at JHU. To finance tuition, corps members typically use their AmeriCorps Education Awards and partial tuition reimbursement benefits from their district. To successfully complete our program and become eligible for professional teacher certification, corps members must meet testing, coursework, and program requirements within the two years of the program.

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Johns Hopkins University.

Placement School Locations

Subjects And Grade Levels

  • Math (grades 7-12)
  • Spanish (grades Pre-K-12)
  • Biology (grades 7-12)
  • Chemistry (grades 9-12)
  • Physics (grades 9-12)
  • English (grades 7-12)
  • Social Studies (grades 7-12)
  • Special Education-English (grades 7-12)
  • Special Education-Math (grades 7-12)
  • Special Education-Biology (grades 7-12)
  • Early Childhood Education (grades PreK-3)
  • Elementary (grades 1-6)
  • Special Education-Elementary (grades 1-6)
  • English to Speakers Of Other Language-Elementary (grades 1-6)

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What's Left Over
Ongoing Certification Costs
You may be able to offset ongoing certification costs with an AmeriCorps education award. Learn more.
One Time Summer Start Up Costs
Estimated Start Up and Certification Costs