The Teacher Pathways Program (TPP) is designed to provide students with the support and preparation to successfully pursue a career in the teaching field! The goal of this program is to capture any and every student who may be interested in becoming a teacher.Another fundamental goal of the program is to increase the number of underrepresented students and specialized teachers, (i.e. STEM teachers) in Los Angeles K12 schools...see other Child Development Department programs.
Join one of our Zoom info sessions (every Tuesday and Thursday) to learn about program benefits, receive clarification on eligibility, and obtain assistance with the next steps.
TPP is a comprehensive academic transition program designed to provide additional support to students interested in transferring to a four-year university to obtain their bachelor's degree and a K-12 teaching credential.
TPP Benefits include:
Online Support Services
Education Career Advisement
Teacher credential exam preparation (CBEST, CSET)
Students qualify for TPP by:
Be enrolled in at least one course at West LA College
Be interested in becoming a K-12 teacher
Be interested in transferring to a four-year university
Commit to meeting at least once a semester with the TPP advisor
Ready to sign up now? Complete our application and we will follow up with you about next steps: