How to Apply: Teaching Credentials
The FALL 2017 application period is now closed. SPRING 2018 will be open only for those applicants that plan to apply for a Fall 2018 credential program and want to complete the pre-requisite credential courses at Sacramento State. Spring applications will be available in JULY from a program advisor. Please check back on this site in July for the link to schedule mandatory advising for the Spring application period.
CLICK HERE for other options to complete the credential pre-requisite courses.
To apply to a Teaching Credentials Program:
- Review the Admission Requirements for Fall semester admissions.
- Attend a program information session or click the links below for more information.
Credential Program Information Session Powerpoints Type Multiple Subject Credential Program Information Session Single Subject Credential Program Information Session Special Education Credential Programs Information Session
- Complete the appropriate supplemental program application and supporting documents (see below).
Supplemental Program Applications
As application periods open, this page will be updated. Not all programs are open for each admission period. Open and closed application periods are noted with the following indicators:
= Currently closed for applications
= Currently open for applications
= Check with program staff (call 916-278-6639 or visit Academic and Program Services in Eureka Hall 401)
|Credential Program Applications||Spring 2017 Application||Fall 2017 Application
|Mild/Moderate Special Education
|Moderate/Severe Special Education
|Early Childhood Special Education|
Drop-In Application Clinics
If you have last minute questions about the supplemental program application, please "drop-in" on one of the following application clinics anytime during the hours listed below and advisors will be available to assist you with finalizing your application. Bring your supplemental application and all supporting documents to the clinic.
Drop-In Application Clinic Dates:
- January 2018 – TBA
- February 2018 – TBA
Related Forms and Resources
|Course Substitution Request For Teacher Preparation Program Courses|
|Certificate of Clearance (COC) application instructions|
|Subject Matter Program Advisors and Exam Options|
|Pre-requisite Course Equivalents|
Phone: (916) 278-6639 | Office: Eureka Hall 401