2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    May 28, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Preliminary Multiple Subject Credential

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Students interested in teaching elementary school should complete the requirements for the Preliminary Multiple Subjects Credential. Students must demonstrate subject matter competence to complete a credential either by completing an approved subject matter program, necessary major, or by passing the California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET). Check with a School of Education advisor to find out if your major has an approved subject matter program.

The courses within this program also serve as the general education core for both the Mild/Moderate and Extensive Support Needs Preliminary Credentials.

Candidates must complete all credential and state requirements to be eligible for a credential. Credential requirements are subject to change. Current credential requirements can be obtained from the School of Education credential program advisors.

Additional Admissions Requirements

Admission standards for graduate studies at California Baptist University can be found in the admissions section of the University Catalog.  In addition, each candidate must meet the following requirements for this program:

  • Pass the state-administered California Basic Education Skills Test (CBEST) or equivalent prior to admission
  • Met or registered for at least one subtest of the California State Exam (CSET) for the planned credential content area or equivalent
  • Verification of Certificate of Clearance granted prior to admission

Program Requirements (36 units)

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