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Alternative Teacher Certification

Did you know!

  • You don’t have to go back to school to become a teacher.
  • All you need is a bachelor’s degree and passion for helping people.
  • You can become a certified teacher by passing the state test and enrolling in an alternative certification program.
  • We will help you every step of the way!

Become a Certified Teacher

A chance to make an impact. An opportunity to grow. Work on real-world projects, apply what you’ve learned in class, and develop key business skills to start you on your way to a successful career after you graduate.

Interested in learning more?
Fill out a Teacher Certification Interest Form

NHA Employee

"My career flourished at NHA, from teacher to coach to principal in just six years; and I'm still growing."
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Teacher Certification

New Grads and Prospective NHA Applicants
Teacher Certification

Have a bachelor's degree in a field outside of education and want to become a teacher? You don't have to go back to school! Alternative certification may be for you.

Want to Learn More?
Fill out an interest form and we will be in touch.

Current NHA Employees
Teacher Certification

Are you an NHA employee who wants to move into a teacher role? Alternative certification may be for you!

Want to Learn More?
Fill out an interest form and we will be in touch.

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Where will you make a difference?

NHA is a charter school management company that operates 90+ schools across nine states serving over 60,000 students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. PrepNet Virtual Academy provides an online school experience for students in grades K-12.

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Wanted: Teachers with Heart

Great teachers are at the heart of student success.
Our dedicated teachers:

Build relationships with students and parents

Set high standards and make expectations clear

Personalize instruction to meet the strengths of each child

Grow through professional development

What We Offer

Teacher leading class


We offer competitive benefits including health insurance (medical, vision, and dental), a 401(k) match, tuition reimbursement, and more.

Teacher smiling at student


We are always looking for ways to improve the overall workplace experience, prioritize a healthy culture, and cultivate a great environment for everyone.

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Best and Brightest in the Nation

At NHA, our people are our most valuable resource. We take pride in ensuring they are well taken care of and this recognition celebrates our efforts. From programs supporting professional development, to highlighting accomplishments, to work-life balance, NHA is a great place to work!
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Ready to Become a Certified Teacher?


A chance to make an impact. An opportunity to grow.

Please complete this form for more information on becoming a certified teacher.

Alternative Certification Interest Form