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Placement School Locations

Subjects And Grade Levels

  • Elementary (K-6)
  • Secondary English Language Arts 
  • Secondary Math
  • Secondary Science
  • Secondary Social Studies
  • Secondary Spanish
  • Special Education

Cost Of Living


Average starting salary is $35,000.




East Carolina University (Optional two year program)


Two or three years

Regional Expenses

Monthly Salary

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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

Certification can be obtained in one year through our partner university. There are three options for certification: One year licensure coursework through East Carolina University; One year master's program through East Carolina University; teach for three years in placement district and earn NC license.

Yes. 36 credit Master of Education in Middle Grades Education offered through East Carolina University. Degree leads to licensure and is designed for Teach For America corps members of all grade levels. Corps members take courses during their second year of teaching.

East Carolina University