Erika Raso is a writer and editor for the education and recruitment industry with a background in marketing.

Man with students wondering, "should I become a teacher?"

If you’re here today, it means you’ve asked yourself: “should I become a teacher?” or “will I even like being a teacher?”

So, you want to become a teacher. That’s the first step.

Maybe it’s been a life-long dream ever since you were young or maybe you recently discovered that you love the idea of teaching. 

Either way, if you’re having a hard time making up your mind, you’re in luck because this quiz will help you decide quickly.

We’ll ask you a few questions about your personality, work-life balance preference, goals, salary expectations and more to see if you’d make a good fit for a teacher and if it’s right for you.

We hope this quiz helps make this life-changing decision much easier for you. 

Take the "Should I become a teacher" quiz now!

So there you have it! The quiz has spoken.

No matter your outcome, remember to do what feels right to you.

And remember, it’s never too late to become a teacher

If you’re inspired to follow your dreams of becoming a licensed teacher, we’ve got great news for aspiring teachers who are eligible to work in the U.S: 

Our state-approved, AAQEP-accredited online alternative teacher certification programs can help you achieve that dream in less than a year and for a fraction of the cost of traditional school.

To learn more about becoming a licensed U.S. teacher or alternative certification programs in general, check out this alternative teacher certification guide