College of Education

Department of Liberal Studies

Getting Your Teaching Credential

After completing the bachelor's degree, the CSUMB Department of Education and Leadership has several excellent teaching credential programs to choose from.

Elementary Education

Traditional co-teaching program

Intern Pathway

Integrated Teacher Education Pathway (ITEP), for CSUMB Liberal Studies majors

Master of Arts in Education plus Multiple Subjects Credential

Secondary Education (junior high, middle, and high school)

Single Subject credential program

Most students major in the subject area they wish to teach before entering a credential program.

Special Education

Human Development and Family Science is the preferred major for admission to CSUMB Special Education certificate and credential programs.