College of Education

Master of Arts in Education

Teacher Induction (Clear Education Specialist)

The CSUMB Induction Program is accredited through the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing for education specialists holding a preliminary credential. The new Induction Program will allow for scheduling flexibility and reduced commute times.

About the Induction Program

Candidates will be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of courses based on their Individualized Learning Plan. Candidates will be required to take a minimum of 4 courses for 2 semesters. Candidates who completed their preliminary credential work at CSUMB and wish to pursue their Master’s degree will also be able to apply up to 12 units toward their Master's degree.

Application Requirements

  • Cumulative GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • Valid Preliminary Education Specialist Credential
  • 3 Letters of recommendation
  • Completed online application

Master of Arts in Education (MAE) - Teacher Induction Program Interest Form

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