The Credential Services within the School of Education at CSU Channel Islands (CI) is dedicated to providing academic and professional support services for students seeking a teaching credential or Masters in Education. For more general program information and/or to schedule an advising appointment with a Credential Analyst, please contact our main desk.

The services we provide are:

Credential Services Staff

Cynthia Coler
Cynthia Coler, Ed.D.

Director of Credential Services & Field Placement
Cynthia.Coler@csuci.edu

Barbara Grimes

Asst. Dir. Credential Services & Credential Analyst II
Barbara.Grimes@csuci.edu


Arlene Pendleton 
Credential Analyst II
Arlene.Pendleton@csuci.edu

Erica Jimenez
Admin. Support Coordinator - Credential Services
Erica.Jimenez@csuci.edu

Karin Haule

Admin. Support Coordinator – Field Placement
Karin.Haule@csuci.edu