Credential Applications

Credential applications for Fall 2018 are due March 1, 2018. The online application is available here. Contact the School of Education if you have any questions regarding the application.

MA in Education Application Deadline

Applications for the MA in Education (except RiSE) will be accepted until May 1, 2017.

Looking for a PAID teaching position?

Are you interested in pursuing a paid teaching position, either before or during a credential program? Even without a bachelor's degree you may be eligible to start gaining experience (and money) teaching in a K-12 setting. Additional information may be found here, or by scheduling an appointment to speak with an advisor.

Preliminary Administrative Services Credential

The School of Education is now offering a post-baccalaureate Preliminary Administrative Services Credential (PASC) for educators seeking a career as a public school administrator. The PASC provides the foundations of educational leadership necessary to qualify for a Clear California Administrative Services Credential granted through the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC). The PASC application deadline is April 1, 2018. Late applications may be considered on a space available basis. The first six-week course, Educational Leadership, commences July 3, 2018. Click Here for more information.

Rural Schools Collaborative

Chico State and North State Together have partnered in order to share transformational work being done in our 12 county region. Through this partnership with the Rural Schools Collaborative, we network with each other and education programs across the country to create, fund, and share innovative work and activity. One of these innovations is the Grants in Place program, which supports rural teachers in conducting place-based education.