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Education Paraprofessional


About the Program

This certificate program is for you if you are currently working as a teacher’s assistant or considering a career as a teacher assistant in early childhood education, elementary education or secondary education.


Career Opportunities

Teacher assistants work under a teacher’s supervision, providing additional attention and learning assistance to students.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual salary for teacher assistants in 2012 was $23,640. Jobs in this field are projected to grow at about the average rate for all occupations.


Career Certificate

  • Paraprofessional Educator Certificate

Learn more about the program options.