If you are admitted to Teach For America and also offered another job, the employer may offer a two-year deferral that allows you join the corps first.
Grad School and Employer Benefits
Many graduate schools and employers value the talent, experience, and commitment to educational equity gained in the corps. They actively recruit alumni and offer them special benefits. Teach For America does not directly provide these benefits, but we are happy to help make them accessible.
- Business & Finance
- Public Affairs and Policy
- Social Work
Columbia University Teachers College - Summer Principal Academy Teach For America Fellowship, New York
George Washington University Graduate School of Education and Human Development, District of Columbia
Georgetown University MA in Language and Communication Program, Department of Linguistics, District of Columbia
Harvard University Graduate School of Education, Doctorate in Education Leadership (Ed.L.D.), Massachusetts
Rice University Rice Education Entrepreneurship Program (REEP), a division of the Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Management, Texas
Vanderbilt University - Peabody College of Education and Development (all Master of Education programs), Tennessee
George Washington University - Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration, District of Columbia
Georgetown University Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience (IPN), Ph.D. - granting program, District of Columbia
If you would like to recruit our goal-driven alumni who have a proven record of achievement, leadership, and commitment to justice please register and post on our job board.
Full-time and part-time job openings, internships, volunteer opportunities, fellowships, and graduate school information is welcome. You can also review profiles of alumni who have relevant experience in the types of roles you are looking to fill. To learn more, watch our video about posting jobs.
Also, companies can participate in our Full-Time Business Resume program, which helps them find and hire Teach For America alumni.