Becoming a professor:
Earn an undergraduate degree.
The path to becoming a professor begins with a bachelor’s degree. It is a prerequisite to entering graduate school.
Choose a subject to specialize in.
People who want to become professors must choose a subject to teach and begin gaining expertise in that area.
Earn a graduate degree.
Hopeful professors must continue their education with a graduate degree.
Get post-doctoral experience.
In order to be eligible for professorship, you should obtain post-doctoral experience. This allows you to conduct research and begin to amass a catalog of studies published in academic journals. Have a work history in your field and bring some real-world experience to the classroom.
Submit a letter of intent.
Want to become a professor?
Do you have an expertise and passion in your subject area? Are you presently teaching in your subject area or own a school/college/university? Have you published a series of books and articles? Submit a letter of intent stating your interest in becoming a Professor.
Please use the email option below to submit a letter of intent (pre-application proposal) - firstname.lastname@example.org