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Teaching Credentials

Teaching Credential Programs

Multiple Subject Credentials

The Multiple Subject Teaching Credential authorizes the holder to teach all subjects in a self-contained classroom, such as the classrooms in most elementary schools (grades K-8). Learn More

Single Subject Credentials

The Single Subject Teaching Credential authorizes the holder to teach the specific subject(s) named on the credential in departmentalized classes, such as those in most middle schools and high schools. Learn More

Education Specialist Credentials

The Education Specialist Instruction credential programs authorize the holder to teach in the following disability areas of specialization: Mild/Moderate Disabilities, Moderate/Severe Disabilities, or Early Childhood Special Education. All specializations include the Autism Spectrum Disorder authorization and the English Learner authorization. Learn More

Credentials and Authorizations Offered Outside the College

Sacramento State offers several California Teaching Commission approved credentials or authorizations outside the College of Education. Please contact those programs directly for more information. Learn More

Learn more about the Teaching Credential Programs offered

Teaching Credentials
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