Initial Credential Applications

Pre-Program Advising

Andrew Nichols
acnichols@csuchico.edu
530-898-6421
Tehama 101

Initial Credential Applications

Multiple Subject Program (pdf)

Prepares candidates to teach all subjects in self-contained classrooms, usually grades K-6. Fall or spring start.

Concurrent Multiple Subject and Education Specialist Program (pdf)

Combines general elementary education (K-6) and special education programs. Fall start only.

Bilingual Authorization Multiple Subject Program (pdf)

Prepares candidates to teach in K-6 bilingual, multicultural classrooms. Fall start only.

Single Subject Program (pdf)

Prepares candidates to teach at the secondary level (7-12). Fall or spring start.

Concurrent Single Subject and Education Specialist Program (pdf)

Combines general secondary education (7-12) and special education programs. Fall start only.

Bilingual Authorization Single Subject Program (pdf)

Prepares candidates to teach in secondary (7-12) bilingual, multicultural classrooms. Fall start only.

RiSE: Residency in Secondary Education Single Subject Credential and MA in Education Program (pdf)

Combines a Single Subject Credential for Math, Science, or English with an MA in Education. Summer start only. 

Education Specialist Program (pdf)

Offers the Education Specialist Credential for Mild/Moderate or Moderate/Severe Disabilities, which may be used in K-12 resource rooms, special day classes, or alternative settings. Fall or spring start.

Education Specialist Add-on Program (pdf)

For individuals with one valid Education Specialist Credential looking to earn the other (Mild/Moderate or Moderate/Severe). Fall or spring start.

Additional Forms

Equivalency Form (pdf)

Certificate of Clearance form and instructions (pdf)