Teaching Here

Teaching Here

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Cost Of Living


Average starting salary is $32,000 - $34,000




University of Missouri – Saint Louis (Optional two year program)


Two years

Subjects And Grade Levels

  • Elementary
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • English
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Spanish
  • Social Studies
  • Special Education
  • English Language Learners

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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

Certification Information

Common Certification Questions

To obtain a provisional certificate, corps members must complete nine credit hours of coursework and an academic contract, and pass the Praxis II exam in their assigned content area.

No, but certification is required.

University of Missouri – Saint Louis