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Single Subject Credential Program (SSCP)

Single Subject Credential Program (SSCP)

Continue to check the CSULB COVID-19 website for up-to-date information.


9am-12pm Zoom Advising

1-4:30pm In-person & Phone Advising


9am-11am Zoom Advising

1-4:30pm In-person & Phone Advising


 9am-11am In-person & Phone Advising

3-4:30pm Zoom Advising


9am-12pm In-person & Phone Advising

1-4:30pm Zoom Advising


9am-12pm Zoom Advising

1-4:50pm Phone Advising

(CLOSED 12-1pm for lunch daily)

Campus Closure Days:

  • Monday, May 30, 2022 (Memorial Day)
  • Monday, July 4, 2022 (Independence Day)

For Online Zoom Advising:

For In-person Advising: 

  • Visit the Education Building Room 67. NO appointment needed.
  • Students must be wearing a mask at all time in the building and be prepared to show a green checkmark from student pre-screening. 

For Phone Advising:

  • Call 562-985-1105

Program Overview

The Preliminary Single Subject Credential Program (SSCP) at CSULB prepares candidates to teach the specific subject(s) named on the credential in departmentalized schools. This is commonly done in California high schools, junior high and middle schools. However, a teacher authorized for single subject instruction may be assigned to teach any subject in his or her authorized fields at any grade level: kindergarten and grades one through twelve. Completion of the program lead to issuance of the Preliminary Single Subject Credential from the Commission on Teacher Credentialing.

Subject Area Program Options

The Single Subject Credential Program is comprised of nine SSCP Subject Programs:

For additional information related to professional licensure and certification related to this program, please see the Credential Center.