Undergraduate Teaching Credentials

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Program Overview

Undergraduate students at the University of San Diego may complete coursework and field experiences for California teaching credentials concurrently with their bachelors degrees. Upon completion of the credential program students are recommended to the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing for one of the following credentials:

  • Preliminary Education Specialist Credential: Mild to Moderate Disabilities (for Special Education Teachers)
  • Preliminary Multiple Subject Credential (for Elementary School Teachers)
  • Preliminary Single Subject Credential (for Middle and High School Teachers)