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Teacher Assistant Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 1,192,590 Teacher Assistants in the United States. The Teacher Assistant job market is expected to grow by 7.4% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, New York, and Texas, and as a percentage of the population Vermont and Guam have the most Teacher Assistants representing 18.241 in 1000 and 17.22 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

How to Become a Teacher Assistant

Interested in becoming a teacher assistant? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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  2. Get the Education

    A certificate or associates degree is required to be a Teacher Assistant. A psychology degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Asnuntuck Community College | Enfield, CT
      Offers: Certificate
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
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Demand for Teacher Assistants

The Teacher Assistant industry is concentrated in California, New York and Texas.

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How to Become a Teacher Assistant

Interested in becoming a teacher assistant? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good teacher assistant? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A certificate or associates degree is required to be a Teacher Assistant. A psychology degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Asnuntuck Community College | Enfield, CT
      Offers: Certificate
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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    View all jobs →

    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.