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Teaching Programs in Connecticut
Everything you need to know about the educator preparation programs that certify you to teach
Everything you need to know about the educator preparation programs that certify you to teach

You’ve got about 20 educator preparation providers to choose from to get certified to teach in Connecticut. Whether you’re a college student or you’ve already earned a degree, there’s a program for you.

Ready to begin your search? Read on to discover the different educator preparation programs in Connecticut. If you’ve got questions, you can always jump to the FAQs.

Pro Tip: To see which programs are available by certification endorsement area (grade level and subject) and preparation provider, check out Guide to Educator Preparation Programs in Connecticut.

Want 1-on-1 application advice, program-specific checklists, step-by-step guides and fee reimbursements along the way? You can have it all! Check out Become a Teacher to learn more. 

Partner University-Based Providers

These are state-approved educator preparation programs at the undergraduate, post-baccalaureate and graduate levels that allow you to obtain teacher certification.

Partner Alternate Route to Certification (ARC) Providers

These are state-approved educator preparation programs at the post-baccalaureate level that allow you to obtain teacher certification. Heads Up: These programs do not offer a degree (like a master's) or credit hours.

Other Providers Serving Connecticut

These are state-approved educator preparation programs at the undergraduate, graduate and/or post-baccalaureate levels that allow you to obtain teacher certification. TEACH Connecticut does not currently partner with these programs.

FAQs

Here are some common questions from future teachers.

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