Credential: Professional Administrative Service Courses

Required Courses (12 units)

To earn the Tier 2 Credential, student must complete 12 units of required coursework while working in a management position for two years. In addition, students must complete a total of 60 hours of self-directed professional development activities that is verified by their immediate work supervisor.

Students will enroll for university coursework only in Semester 1 and in Semester 4. Semester 2 and Semester 3 will be devoted to professional development activities. Consequently, students will be paying the reduced tuition and fee rate for 6 units per semester in which they are enrolled, approximately $2,420 per semester or $4,840 total. These fees are always subject to change by the California State University Trustees.

Semester 1

Units Course Title Old Code
(2) EDLP 293 Induction Seminar -
(4) EDLP 498 Advance Administrative Field Experience -
  • Candidate will attend and participate in self-directed professional development activities.

Semester 2

  • Candidate will attend and participate in self-directed professional development activities.

Semester 3

  • Candidate will attend and participate in self-directed professional development activities.

Semester 4

Units Course Title Old Code
(2) EDLP 277 Advanced Seminar: Assessment -
(4) EDLP 498 Advance Administrative Field Experience -
  • Candidate will attend and participate in self-directed professional development activities.

Notes:

  • Under the Professional Administrative Services Credential, we are allowed under SB 1655 to offer "mastery of fieldwork performance-streamlined assessment option." Please check with the Department for specific details.
  • In all of the approved programs, the Department accepts 6 units of equivalent coursework from another university or another Department from within Sacramento State (see advisor). Students may be able to take an Advanced Seminar as part of their Preliminary Administrative Services credential or Administrative Internship credential as long as it is not used to meet the Professional Administrative Services credential requirements. Professional Administrative Services credential students may take a course from the Preliminary Administrative Services credential program as long as it was not used to meet a requirement of the latter credential program.
  • This credential is in the process of being modified; see Department for further information.