CMS Teaching Residency

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Am I eligible to apply to the program?

  • How long does the program last?

  • How much does the program cost?

  • What will my salary be?

  • Is there financial support?

  • If I'm admitted to the program, am I guaranteed a job?

  • What will I teach?

  • When will I be fully certified to teach?

  • Will I be able to work during pre-service training?

  • How do I know what test is required for the area I am interested in teaching?

  • What if I am currently in my third year of a lateral entry license, but I have not met the coursework and testing requirements to convert to a Continuing Professional License (CPL)?