Teach For America and Rhode Island College Partnership Program

The alternative teacher certification program  is approved by Rhode Island Department of Education. 


            Elementary (grades 1-6 teachers)

            Secondary (grades 7-12)

            Secondary Special Education (grades - 7-12)

An intensive  program combines training received by Teach for AmericaTFA Rhode Island, and Rhode Island College. Participants will have an option of completing the Individualized Master of Education Degree.


  • RIC Academic Calendar
  • MyRIC-- use this link to access student portal page where you can check your grades and register for classes beyond year one.
  • Note:  MyRICalso gives you access to your RIC email.  Please either check your RIC email frequently or forward your RIC email to an account that you do check frequently.