Tuition

Tuition for the Associate Teacher Program is divided between institutions:

Belmont Day School
Tuition is $6,000. This is paid directly to BDS and includes pre-practicum, practicum, seminar, and five additional courses for a total of 18 graduate credits. This fee also includes lunch and a light breakfast offered by the school every day.
 
Lesley University
Tuition is $850 per credit. Students in the early childhood and middle school humanities licensure programs take 22 credits during the 12-month program at Lesley University. Students in the elementary licensure track take 19 credits during the 12-month program at Lesley University.

Teacher Training Fellowship

A fellowship covering the full cost of the Belmont Day program tuition ($6,000) will be awarded to an associate teacher of color who demonstrates excellence and a strong commitment to working in the classroom. To apply for the fellowship, contact Heather Woodcock, director of the Associate Teacher Program.

Special Opportunity for Lesley Graduates

If you earned your bachelor’s degree at Lesley, you’re eligible to get 12 free credits toward a Lesley University master’s degree. Learn more about Lesley University tuition discounts.

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Teacher Training Fellowship

Develop your passion for learning and leading. The Teacher Training Fellowship covers the full cost of the Belmont Day School portion of the program. This $6,000 fellowship will be awarded to an associate teacher of color who demonstrates excellence and a strong commitment to working in the classroom. To learn more about the Fellowship and steps to apply, contact Heather Woodcock, director of the Associate Teacher Program.