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Teaching Assistant Preparation Program

Do you love helping children? Make a career out of it!


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The program is designed to train, prepare and mentor teacher assistant candidates to meet highly qualified educational standards for entering employment in local school districts.

Job Outlook
Employment is expected to increase up to 15% between the years of 2010 to 2020 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Salary
$17,180-$36,680*
*salary may vary depending on location, experience, and hours.

For more information contact:
Rene Martinez, Faculty 214-563-7904
Dora Pacheco, PGC Advising 972-860-5307

Located at the Eastfield College Pleasant Grove Campus.

Prerequisites
Eligible candidates for this program must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or equivalency.

Program Hours
Comprehensive 48-hour Certificate

Qualifications
-Must attend orientation
-Experience working with children
-Ability to work with diverse populations

Tuition
$475.00 - includes course material