Teacher Education

Schools in our communities need qualified, well-prepared teachers dedicated to connecting every child to the full range of educational opportunities they deserve.

Students emerge from Teacher Education Programs with the passion, experiences and practical skills to be successful classroom teachers.

Teacher Education Programs

Multiple Subject

The Multiple Subject Option prepares candidates to earn a Preliminary Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, authorizing them to teach in a self-contained public classroom, usually grades kindergarten through six. Learn more.

Single Subject

The Single Subject Option prepares candidates to complete their Preliminary Single Subject Credential authorizing them to teach a specific subject typically in public middle and high school classrooms in California. Learn more.

Bilingual Authorization (BILA) In Spanish

Pursue a highly sought-after bilingual authorization with your credential or through a certificate or MA program and work in dual language or bilingual settings. Learn more

MA in Education Curriculum and Instruction

The MA in Education – Curriculum & Instruction (C&I) option is designed for individuals committed to justice and equity in education. This program may be also be completed in combination with a credential. Learn more

MA in Dual Language Learning & Certificate in Dual Language Learning

Each program offers a unique set of courses and develops different methodological, pedagogical, and theoretical skill sets and is a pathway to the Bilingual Authorization in Spanish. Learn more

Teacher Induction Program

The Teacher Induction Program is designed for Multiple Subject, Single Subject, and/or Education Specialist teachers with CA Preliminary Credentials who seek a Commission-approved Induction program that will support and advance their professional knowledge, skills and abilities. Learn more

Online Information Sessions

  • August 24, 2021 @ 5:30pm - 6:30pm 
  • September 14, 2021 @ 5:30pm - 6:30pm 
  • September 28, 2021 @ 5:30pm - 6:30pm 
  • October 12, 2021 @ 5:30pm - 6:30pm 
  • October 26, 2021 @ 5:30pm - 6:30pm 

Zoom Meeting Invitation Link [click here]

For any questions or support please contact TED department at: ted@csudh.edu | 310.243.3496

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Spring Semester

  • Priority Deadline: October 1
  • Final Deadline: November 1

Fall Semester

  • Priority Deadline: May 1
  • Final Deadline: June 1

Contact Us

Teacher Education Office COE 1401 (Open beginning August 3, 2021 - Limited Staff - Advising by appointment only) 

  • Dr. Pablo Ramirez, Department Chair of Teacher Education: pramirez@csudh.edu
  • Dawn Cook, Lead Teacher Education Coordinator E: vcook@csudh.edu |T: (310)243-2531
  • Dr. Edward Curammeng. Program Coordinator, MA: Curriculum & Instruction Program E: ecurammeng@csudh.edu
  • Dr. Elexia Reyes- McGovern, Program Coordinator, MA: Dual Language Learning, BILA, DLL Certificate E: emcgovern@csudh.edu
  • Elena Bonilla, COE Program Advisor E: ebonilla@csudh.edu
  • TED General Information E: TED@csudh.edu |T(310)243-3496 
  • Teacher Education Faculty Directory [click here]

Teacher Education Division Handbook