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Our affordable teaching assistant course online

Teachers have a lot on their plates. To ensure each and every child is getting the attention he or she needs, many teachers have assistants to help out in the classroom. If you're interested in being there to support children as they grow and learn, taking a teaching assistant course online could be the beginning of a successful career in education.

With Ashworth College, not only are there no prerequisites to enroll, you will also have the freedom to learn at your own pace and schedule and graduate in as few as four months. With online classes, you don't have to put your life on hold—you can take a teaching assistant course from home, start your journey, and quickly realize your dream of working with kids.

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  • Easily afford this API Program Name program with 0% interest monthly payment options
  • Fit study around your life with our flexible online study model
  • Upgrade your career prospects and achieve your goals


What you get

  • A comprehensive textbook and study guides with content delivered via online, interactive lessons
  • Guidance on being an effective teaching assistant in a diverse classroom
  • An understanding of how to interact with students, teachers, parents, and administrators
  • A Career Diploma and the option to participate in our live commencement ceremony

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Job opportunities

As a teacher assistant, you'll provide extra support, attention, and instruction to young students in a public or private school, childcare center, or religious organization setting. Many positions are part-time during the school year, but the U.S. Department of Labor predicts a healthy 8% growth in the job market for teacher assistants by 2026*.



Work with children to nurture, support, and educate young minds.


Help teachers and parents as they guide their children toward success.


You don't need to take a break from your job to pursue your diploma and a better future.


Frequently asked questions

You may be taking your first steps into higher education. Or you may be considering online study for the first time. Whatever your situation, we're here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have.

Our teaching assistant training course explores the fundamental concepts, methods, and techniques for successfully assisting teachers of young children. You'll graduate from our teaching assistant course online with valuable, real-world knowledge and skills. Whether you use what your learn in a child care center, after-school program, community center or classroom, your teaching assistant diploma will be a great starting point for entering this worthwhile profession.

All graduates keep access to their accounts on the Ashworth College Central Network, an online toolkit that provides step-by-step guidance through resume templates, cover letters, thank you letters, and more. As a student, you will interact with the Ashworth College Central Network throughout your lessons to make you comfortable with the tools and prepare you to make a good impression on potential employers once you've graduated!

Taking a teaching assistant course from home is exceptionally convenient. We allow you up to one year from the date of your enrollment to complete your teaching assistant training course. A self-paced, flexible study schedule is one of the many benefits of pursuing your education at Ashworth College.

Related programs

In addition to our teaching assistant training course, we have a number of other programs in education, including:

State requirements

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government, and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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