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About the Guide

In an increasingly fast-paced and demanding society and workforce, many graduates and professionals are left wanting more from a 9 to 5 job. The desire to have a meaningful and authentic impact in daily work leads many to pursue a career in teaching. With the assistance of a graduate degree and the tools and training that come with completing a state certification program, you’ll be well on your way to making a real and lasting impact on your future students. 

If you would like to pursue a rewarding education career, we invite you to explore our valuable resource — How to Become an Educator in CT: Earning Your Master of Arts in Teaching and CT Teacher Certification.

Holding a master’s degree in teaching or in an education-related field is often listed as a preferred qualification for teaching jobs and offers a number of benefits. This informative guide will empower you with the tools and knowledge you need as you consider pursuing a graduate degree. It will also delve into the following important topics:


Career Outlook Across the board, teachers experience high levels of job security and job satisfaction. Find out the average salaries based on grade level for a CT teacher.


Teaching Requirements. Navigating the ins and outs of teaching requirements will be easier with this in-depth overview of everything you need to become a teacher in CT.


Professional Benefits. Teachers hold a unique position in a child or young adult’s life. Learn the distinctive benefits that a meaningful career in teaching offers.