1. Admission to the University as a post-baccalaureate student.
  2. Admission to the Teacher Credential Program or completion of all aspects in the Teacher Credential Program application process.
  3. Earned baccalaureate.
  4. Successful completion of basic skills requirement by passing the CBEST or other appropriate basic skills exam.
  5. Demonstrate Subject Matter Competency by passing the appropriate CSET exam or by completing 100% of a Commission approved subject matter program in the area in which the credential is sought.
  6. Meet the U.S. Constitution requirement.
  7. Completion of all required prerequisite coursework* with a grade of C or better.
  8. Offer of employment with a participating Ventura County or Santa Barbara public school district in a teaching assignment which matches the credential being pursued.
  9. Advising appointment with Intern Coordinator.

Continued participation in the CSU Channel Islands Intern Program requires successful maintenance** and completion of all University and employing district standards and conditions.

*Students possessing a Multiple or Single Subject credential, who seek admission to the Special Education Internship Program, do not need to complete prerequisite courses with the exception of SPED 530.

**Maintain GPA of 3.0 with no course grade lower than a C+

For more information, please contact Credential Services for an advising appointment.