HOW TO APPLY

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Teach Arizona cohort, which begins in May. For inquiries about the program, please contact teach@email.arizona.edu.

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INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING

Now accepting applications for May 2019. Preference will be given to applications received by January 31st, 2019. We will continue to accept applications up until March 31st or until the program is full.

Before you click the link below,  please read the following instructions thoroughly and follow them step by step. 

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If you need assistance with your application, please contact us at 520.621.6993.

ADMISSIONS CRITERIA

Degree
B.A. or B.S. degree from an accredited four-year institution or a graduate degree

Experience
Academic background or approximately 24 units in the content area you hope to teach

  • We review transcripts closely to identify an applicant’s level of expertise. If you fall below the 24- unit threshold in your content area, you may still be admitted to the program depending on the nature of your previous coursework.
  • Accepted content areas include: Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Earth Science, General Science, English, Spanish, Mandarin, American Sign Language, History, Political Science/Government, Economics.

GPA Requirement

  • 3.0 cumulative GPA in previous collegiate study
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA in content area coursework

Application Requirements

  • Completed graduate application
  • Payment of $85.00 for domestic applications. Teach AZ is not able to accept international students.
  • Up-to-date résumé
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Responses to three essay prompts
  • Official transcripts from each institution you have attended. Send transcripts to the following address:
    • Graduate College, The University of Arizona, Administration 322, P. O. Box 210066, Tucson, AZ, 85721-0066

Completed applications will be reviewed by the admissions committee from the College of Education. You will then be contacted regarding an admissions interview, which will be the final consideration in the committee’s decision.