Do you want to teach kindergarten, elementary school, high school, or special education?Learn how to apply to earn your teaching credential through the CSU.
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The CSU’s teacher preparation program awards 6,500 California teaching credentials each year. Learn how you can take the next step in your career.
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Earn your Preliminary Multiple Subject Credential through this mostly online program, qualifying you to teach in many general education classrooms in California.
Learn About CalStateTEACH
This teacher recruitment organization has answers to frequently asked questions about teaching credentials and contact information for credential advisors at every CSU campus.
Learn About EduCorps
Designed to help end the state's shortage of special education, mathematics, and science teachers, this organization helps guide prospective educators in creating a plan to become a credentialed teacher in California.
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