In order to be considered for admission into a credential program, you must complete the required Cal State Apply online application and upload required documentation by the deadline. Incomplete applications will not be processed.

All candidates must complete the Basic Skills Requirement (CBEST) prior to applying to the credential program. The application process and deadlines vary for those who have completed prerequisite courses versus newcomers to the School of Education. Please see our Application Guides to determine the specific process for your situation. Deadlines are indicated below. Advising appointments with the Clinical Experiences and Partnerships Office (CEPO) are available through the CEPO website. For additional information please attend an information session, dates can be found to the left or contact the Clinical Experiences and Partnerships Office.

OPEN NOW, January 1st - March 1st!
Applications for admission to take Phase I Credential prerequisite courses in Fall 2020.

Deadline for this application is March 1st, 2020.

OPEN SOON, March 2nd - May 1st!
Applications for admission into our Phase II Credential Student Teaching courses in Fall 2020.
Deadline for this application is May 1st, 2020.

Graduate Programs Admission Information

Fall Admission Only

Applications open: December 2, 2019
*Priority Deadline: April 15, 2020
All applications are due: June 1, 2020

More information:

M.A. Education (Curriculum & Instruction and Disability Studies)
M.A. Educational Leadership (P-12 and Administrative Services Credential)

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