Onsite Course

On-Site Montessori Training Courses

Montessori Teacher Preparation of Washington’s (MTP of WA) onsite Kent classes have held accreditation status since 1993 by the Montessori Accreditation Council of Teacher Education (MACTE) for the 2.5 to 6 level.  This accreditation allowed MTP of WA the opportunity to apply to the US Department of Homeland Security to grant I-20’s to qualified international students for the duration of 2years to complete Certificate Program. Additional 12 month of OPT is also available for those international students who would like to gain more experience in Montessori field.

International Students

We accept applications from International Students applying from their home country, F-1 Transfer students from other institutions within the US and those non-immigrant visa holders who would like to change their status to study in the US.

On-Site Course Requirements

  • Certification by the International Association of Progressive Montessori (IAPM) will be awarded to all graduates of the entire program.
  • The following certificates are awarded by MTP of WA:
    -Certificate of attendance at the last day of class.
    -Academic certificate after all the academic course work of 34 written assignments and 10 albums has been completed. (Note: Course work for Montessori training may be completed in languages other than English.)
  • MTP of WA and IAPM teaching certificates will be awarded after all course work and internship requirements have been met.


Tuition and Fees (effective 1/1/2021)

  • Residents
    1st Year- Academic Phase     Tuition and Fees: $5,466.00
  • International Students

          1st Year- Academic Phase     Tuition and Fees:  $6,066.00

  •   Practicum Phase  (Both Residents and International Students)   Fees: $1,000.00

         *6 Required books are available for $100 at the time of registration.

COVID-19 Fall 2020 Modified Course Schedule and Location

Accepting applications for Spring /Summer 2020

We have open enrollment policy and accept students on a monthly basis. 

Kent Class : 318  3rd Ave. S.  Kent, WA 98032 (Classroom inside Holy Spirit Church)

Bellevue Class closed for the COVID 19 modified schedule.

Students will participate in online course and attend one weekday session or Saturday session by appointment in Downtown Kent Campus.

For application forms, please go to Admission page.

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