PROJECT REQUIREMENTS

STAGE 1

Inquiry 

Pre-requisites

Sign-up for Information Meeting
Undergraduate degree or higher
2.75 GPA minimum for last 60 units 

STAGE 4

Clinical 

Co-Teaching (FALL)

Admission to credential program
Matched up with coach/mentor
Subject matter competency (100%)
20 full days of fieldwork
Credential coursework
Must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA

STAGE 2

Application

Complete program application

*Two candidate recommendations

Basic Skills

Interview & writing assessment

Subject matter competency 
(80% required before starting the foundational courses)

*These letters of recommendation must be a blind copy sent directly to CSUB as per the application process. Please refrain from sending them to VUSD and TCOE staff as well as yourself, it will invalidate the letters of recommendation.
 

STAGE 5

Clinical 

Co-Teaching (SPRING)

Credential coursework
60 full days of fieldwork
Complete student teaching
Must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA
Attend employment seminars
US Constitution requirement

STAGE 3

Foundational Courses

(SUMMER)

Apply for admissions to CSUB
Purchase professional liability insurance at CSUB
Complete courses
+45 hrs of fieldwork
TB valid certificate Fingerprints
Must pass courses with “B” or better

STAGE 6

Graduation MA Coursework (SUMMER)

Verification of course completion

Verification of TPAs

Must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA

Current CPR 
(infant, child, adult)

Exit interview

Complete MA coursework

Teaching Service obligation 3yrs