When considering prospective programs, remember that every teaching program is different. Some programs offer a joint Master of Education Degree/Teaching Credential Program, while others offer dual certification in Special Education. Search for the program that fits your academic and career goals, lifestyle, and financial capability. A directory of​ CTC-approved programs ​is available. Other considerations include:

  • Financial Costs and Funding​
  • Program Quality and Reputation
  • Program Length
  • Time Structure
  • Location
  • Student Teaching Experience (One semester, versus one full year)
  • Supervisor Experience 
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