Some people want to teach in China but don’t have a degree.
What is happening in China. Is it legal ? How does it work ?
The one question is, what is the quality of the teaching ? Are you a Native speaker ? That’s what Chinese schools want and sometimes teachers arrive with a tourist visa and start working because they are good teachers.
But do schools actually check your degree ? Take a look at this video from “the Truth about teaching English in China”
UPDATE TO NEW VISA LAWS: you must watch this newly uploaded (november 14th, 2016): https://youtu.be/_XzgQ0k8YkU it explains the changes