Apply for 2023

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WE
have two entires:
spring and summer

Apply by November 1st for our 2023 cohorts


We are excited to see your interest in applying to TR@TC's 18-month federally-funded and cohort-based teacher residency program that leads to an M.A. degree and prepares students to earn dual certification. Individuals who are accepted into the program must sign an agreement to serve and teach in New York City public schools for a minimum of three years following graduation. Our graduates have joined us from many different states and backgrounds—from recent college grads to career medical doctors and lawyers and returned Peace Corps volunteers.

Please note: This is a program for aspiring teachers. Applicants with an expired/current teacher certification are not eligible for TR@TC.

 

As you explore TR@TC's application requirementscosts, and eligibility requirements for its degree programs, we encourage you to attend an information session, look at the FAQs, and contact us at teaching.resident@tc.columbia.edu with any questions you may have.

 

TR@TC accepts applications for two cohort entries:

  • January Cohort / Spring Entry: January 10, 2023 - June 30, 2024
    • [application opens Sep. 1st] Application Deadline: November 1, 2022
  • May Cohort / Summer Entry: May 16, 2023 - December 2024
    • [application opens Sep. 1st]  Application Deadline: January 15, 2023

You only need to complete ONE application for TR@TCThe TR@TC application opens on September 1st of each year. It is accessible through the TC Application Management Page

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