35 W. Rosedale Ave.
302 Recitation Hall
West Chester, PA 19383
General Information: 610-436-2321
Candidate Services: 610-436-2999
Certification Information: 610-436-2321
Clinical Experiences: 610-436-3090
Deans Office: 610-436-2321
Professional Testing Center: 610-436-2413
Earn your teacher certification in just one year!
Troops to Teachers is a convenient, one-year program intended to help current and former members of the US Armed Forces with a bachelor's degree (in math, science, foreign languages or related degree) earn teacher certification through the College of Education and Social Work.
Dr. Mary Houser, 610-436-3234
Dr. Beatrice Adera, 610-738-0455
live in the Philadelphia area
job openings for teachers
have transitioned to a career in education thanks to Troops to Teachers
*Between 2014 and 2024, nearly 1.9 million job openings for teachers of preschool through postsecondary school. (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)
*Within in the Philadelphia area there are 460,330 veterans (Census Bureau’s American Community Survey)
* Since 1993, more than 20,000 veterans have successfully transitioned to a career in education with assistance from Troops to Teachers (Troops to Teachers)