Alder Residency Applications 24/25

Alder Residency Applications 24/25
Posted on 09/12/2023

We are thrilled to announce that application for the High Desert Teacher Residency at Alder Graduate School of Education is now open for the 2024-2025 cohort. Don't miss out on the early priority application deadline, which is October 13th.

We are actively seeking qualified applicants in the following areas:

  • Special Education - Mild/Moderate

  • Multiple Subject

  • Single Subject English

  • Single Subject History

  • Single Subject Math

  • Single Subject Science

This is an innovative and affordable pathway to a full-time teaching career in our community. You’ll earn a Master of Education and teaching credential in just 1 year while getting hands-on experience by collaborating with an experienced mentor teacher. Residents have access to a living stipend, financial aid, and numerous scholarships. 

All interested applicants for the class of 2024-25 should meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution completed by the end of June 2024

  • Eligible to work in the U.S.

  • Preferred GPA is above 2.65. If your GPA is under 2.65, you’ll have the opportunity to appeal and provide more context. Candidates with below a 2.0 GPA are not eligible for the program. 

For more information please see:

Admissions Process

Program Costs & Benefits

Program Overview

Or schedule a chat with Dala Alvarez, Recruitment & Admissions Manager, directly on her calendar here.