Thank you for visiting TPAI. We offer affordable graduate credits for K12 teachers. Here’s how we can help:

Salary Advancement

Salary Advancement: Our accredited graduate level courses meet the criteria for for salary advancement for K12 licensed teachers in all 50 states. ED501 courses, taken through our partnership with CSU-Pueblo, may also count towards a Master’s Degree in Education through CSU-Pueblo.

Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Master’s Degree: This program is a partnership between TPAI and Colorado State University-Pueblo. Together, we provide an affordable and flexible online Master’s Degree program. Click here to learn more.

Accreditation: CSU-Pueblo is “regionally accredited” by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) recognize six organizations for such purposes. Districts in all states allow for “regionally accredited” universities for salary advancement purposes. However, since each district sets its own policies, it is your responsibility to check your district requirements before registering for any course.

Teacher License Renewal

Teacher License Renewal: Nearly all states (New York and Illinois have alternative requirements) accept TPAI courses for teacher recertification or license renewal graduate coursework. Visit your state department website to learn more about your specific state requirements before registering. If you have further questions about state requirements for teacher re-certification or license renewal email us at

Professional Development / CEU Credits

Professional Development / CEU Credits: If you don’t need college credits, you may enroll in any course and receive a certificate from TPAI showing you completed our coursework. Contact us directly at if you would like to take a class for non-credit CEU purposes. We will help you enroll in any of our courses at a discounted price.

TPAI courses are independent studies based on authors and educators that have had a proven impact on education. Our flexible format allows you to study at your preferred place and time; there are no required physical or online meetings. Complete the work around your schedule and then submit it to us before the end of the semester term. Click on registration dates to see enrollment and end of term dates.

We aim to be the highest quality, low cost provider of graduate credits for teachers ($345 for a 3 semester graduate credit course).

Registration is fast–the syllabus and Course Assignments file can be downloaded after enrolling, allowing you to begin the course immediately.