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Teacher Academy

SRJC PATHWAYS TO TEACHING IN CALIFORNIA Early Childhood Teaching Elementary School Teaching Middle/High School Teaching Career & Technical Teaching Special Education Teaching Make a Difference: Teach!

Welcome to the Teacher Academy!

Key Reasons To Teach

  • To make an lasting difference
  • To create a flexible family and work schedule
  • To encourage passion and curiosity in learners
  • To share your talents
  • To positively impact the future
  • To be inclusive and global
  • To have job security
  • To serve the community 
  • To remain young in heart and mind

If you are looking for a rewarding career, want to play an integral role in strengthening the field of education, and plan to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others, Santa Rosa Junior College can help you get started on the pathway to teaching.

The outstanding resources of SRJC’s Teacher Academy can assist you as you learn to become a teacher on any level, from preschool through university. In addition to SRJC’s excellent courses that prepare students for transfer to university teacher preparation degree and credential programs, the College also provides numerous support services, including counselors who help students design individual education plans to meet their education and career goals.

Half of today’s public school teachers started their teaching preparation coursework at a community college, so you can be confident that at SRJC will prepare you for one of the many fine teacher preparation programs in the state. Whether you are just starting your college education, plan to change careers, or are considering teaching in addition to your current job, teacher preparation at SRJC will allow you to truly make a difference in the lives of others.