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Partnering with East Texas school districts to provide a pathway for paraprofessionals to become certified teachers.

Paraprofessional to Teacher Scholarship
LeTourneau University School of Education

Scholarship Details

  • Provides four tuition-free classes
  • Worth approximately $5,000 to help reduce the cost of tuition
  • You can still qualify for Federal and State Aid in addition to this scholarship

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Available to newly admitted students, beginning in Fall 2023, with valid paraprofessional certification in Texas
  • Must be admitted to an online teacher certification program at LeTourneau
  • Maintain a 3.0 GPA and continuous enrollment

Application Process

  • Submit your free online programs application at
  • Send official transcripts of all attempted college credit from regionally accredited institutions
  • File FAFSA for additional Financial Aid (LETU FAFSA Code: 003584)

Are you looking for a way to complete your teacher certification program while serving as a paraprofessional in a local school district?

LeTourneau University's educator preparation programs place an emphasis on real-world application, and learning takes place in a community of faith where personal and professional relationships are cultivated.


  • Classes are fully online to accommodate your schedule
  • Optional synchronous online and in-person sessions for a more personal touch
  • Professional and spiritual development built into the curriculum to equip you fully for a lasting impact
  • Flexible schedule with six start dates per year means you begin when you are ready
  • Transfer-friendly to help you achieve your goals faster

Learn More About this Opportunity
Kristal Bonner
Director of Educator Certification 
1.800.388.5327 x3876

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