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Q: Can I work in China as an english teacher if I don't have a bachelor degree?

I have a TEFL certificate for 120-hours and a college degree.

10 weeks 1 hour ago in  Teaching & Learning - China

 
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https://besteditproof.com/en/academy/15-capitalization-rules-for-english...

 

https://china.findworkabroad.com/requirements

 

https://www.internationalteachersplus.com/post/teaching-english-in-china...

 

* A Bachelors Degree or more which is verified by the Chinese Embassy or Consulate.

 

" If you do not have the above certification or degree, then two-year working experience related to Teaching English in China is required. The two-year working experience will also be verified.

 

https://www.travelchinaguide.com/embassy/visa/work.htm

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" If you do not have the above certification or degree, then two-year working experience related to Teaching English in China is required. The two-year working experience will also be verified.

 

I'm too lazy to go through the links there but is that from a recent source? I thought the degree was a firm requirement now.

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Yes and no. There are plenty of people who get teaching jobs in China with no degree. However they're probably not legally allowed to be teaching. Supply and demand.  Schools who are hard up for a teacher will hire whomever they can get their hands on. Schools get busted regularly for hiring unqualified teachers. Years ago I met a guy in his  fifties who bragged to me how he got a job teaching at a university and had no degrees at all. He said he just had someone photoshop a degree for him. So it happens and people who are from non native english speaking countries get jobs all the time. But these people are going to generally make less money than native speakers or live in fear of getting reported and deported when someone figures out their work history or degree is bogus. So if you don't have a degree or work history this probably isn't an ideal way to make money.

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Please Consider my Application. 

I am a Graduate of an Education Course and eleven years in Teaching already in different level, from Primary, Intermediate, College and Tertiary Level together with Graduate level.
I Graduated Masters in Educational management and have completed 120 hours TEFL and gained Certificate of Completion. I am also a state licensed educator and i wanted to work in China. Would you consider my profile for your reference? Hoping forward for your most favorable response.

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