CREDENTIAL APPLICATION PACKET DEADLINE. Please return credential application packet to: Student Services Center College of Education Cal State San Marcos University Hall, Room 445 San Marcos, CA 92096-0001 DEADLINE: FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2007 Office Hours:
Please return credential application packet to:
Student Services Center
College of Education
Cal State San Marcos
University Hall, Room 445
San Marcos, CA 92096-0001
DEADLINE: FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2007
Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
If you apply by the deadline, you will be mailed
a Credential Evaluation Update by the end of MAY.
This update will advise you of any requirements
needed before recommendation of your credential.
DEADLINE: FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2007
Mandatory electronic submission is
now required by the California Commission
on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC)
Electronic recommendations will not begin until after grades are posted –
approximately June 15, 2007
After final grades are posted in mid to late June, and we verify that you have successfully completed all Spring semester coursework, CSUSM recommends you for a credential via the web.
We anticipate the recommendation process will be complete by the end of June for those students who have met all requirements and submitted applications by the priority deadline date.
All other applications will be processed on a date-order basis.
The fee is $57.00
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NOTE: It is important to notify CCTC, CSUSM Enrollment Services and COE Student Services Center of a change in mailing or email address, especially if there is a change before you receive your credential.
When you receive the document, don’t forget to register
your credential in the county of employment!
San Diego County:Riverside County:
Credentials Division Credentials & Certification Services
San Diego County Office of Education Riverside County Office of Education
6401 Linda Vista Road, #404A P. O. Box 868
San Diego, CA 92111 Riverside, CA 92502-0868
(858) 292-3581 (951) 788-6669
San Diego Unified School District:Orange County:
Personnel Administration Credentials Division
San Diego Unified School District Orange County Dept of Education
4100 Normal Street 200 Kalmus Drive
San Diego, CA 92103 Costa Mesa, CA 92628-9050
(619) 293-8150 (714) 966-4236
IMPORTANT DATES AND INFORMATIONThese dates will be helpful whencompleting resumes and job applications:Credential Effective Date:May 24, 2007Credential Expiration Date:June 1, 2012
Credential Students: You do not need to apply for graduation.
Master’s students: You must apply by March 15, 2007 in
Office of Enrollment Services.
You should receive information from
in February or March.
www.csusm.edu/coe Click on Admissions
The new reauthorization of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) was signed by President Bush in Dec. 2004. State and federal level policy is being developed to be in compliance with No Child Left Behind.
It is to your advantage to qualify for Subject Matter Authorizations in English, Mathematics and Science if you plan to teach High School Special Education.
Subject Matter Authorization Workshops offered:
February 21 and May 94:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Learning Outcomes for students who are
Difficult to Teach (On Line Course)
Inclusive Education 2 units
Total 14 units
Masters Core Courses
EDUC 602 School Communities in a Pluralistic Society 3 units
EDUC 622 Research Methods in Education 3 units
EDUC 698 Master’s Thesis/Project Seminar 3 units
Total 23 units
Units of Electives (To total a minimum of 30 units)EDEX 636 Contemporary Professional Issues: Research 1-2 units and Best Practice Seminar (may be repeated up to 8 units)
Option for Moderate/Severe Certification:EDMX 634 Working with Students With Severe Disabilities: 4 units Meeting Education, Communication, Mobility, Sensory and Specialized Health Care Needs
Masters courses from other options with pre-approval.
Current holders of a CLAD/BCLAD certificate or emphasis or the new SB2042 credential do not need the following two courses:
* If you were admitted prior to Summer 2007, these courses or equivalencies are recommended to add the English Learner Authorization to your Special Education credential. If you are admitted beginning Summer 2007, these courses are required.
Grading Policies: Credit/No Credit (CR/NC) is given for student teaching/intern teaching. The minimum acceptable final grade for the courses in the professional education sequence is C+ (2.5), but a B (3.0) average must be maintained.Please refer to page 196 of the Cal State San MarcosGeneral Catalog 2004-2006.
Credential Grading Policy
the appropriate application forms from the State Department of
Education in the state where you wish to obtain certification.
Click on: Other Sites of Interest
Scroll down to: Education Organization in Other States
FOR JOB INFORMATION Cal State San Marcos Career Centerwww.csusm.edu/CAC/Job Fairs and Job ListingsCall the San Diego Training and Recruitment Center (619) 908-3600For job openings State-wide, go to Cal Teach at:www.calteach.com/about/
12:00PM – 4:00PM
California Center for the Arts
340 North Escondido Blvd.
Escondido, CA 92025