Teacher Education


College of Education Update Regarding COVID-19

Due to COVID-19, many staff are working remotely on most days. Therefore, College of Education offices will not be open normal business hours. Please continue to check the Reuniting the Beach website for up-to-date information.


The Department of Teacher Education (TED) offers a teacher preparation (credential) program for those desiring to become elementary teachers (K-8), course work for those preparing to be secondary (high school) teachers or special education teachers, and graduate level course work leading to master's degrees, advanced credentials, and certificates.

Program Areas:

Name Program Type
Art Teaching Credential Program Initial Single Subject Credential
Career and Technical Education Designated Subject Credential
Curriculum and Instruction Master's Degree
Dual Language Development Master's Degree
Early Childhood Education Master's Degree
Mathematics Education Master's Degree
Multiple Subject Credential Program (MSCP) Initial Cedential
Reading and Literacy Added Authorization Certificate

The credential programs are authorized by the California Commission for Teacher Credentialing (CCTC). Details on program offerings and many other topics can also be found in the CSULB Catalog.