Credentials & Authorizations

University of Massachusetts Global offers an array of credentials and authorization programs designed to support your career in education. All teacher credential and service credential programs are accredited by the CTC.

Start Making A Difference…Sooner

Build your career in education in as little as a year*! Become the teacher who inspired you with in-depth training focused on subject matter, student age ranges, developmental needs and the skills to help you meet your career goals.

UMass Global’s School of Education credential and authorization programs:

  • Broaden the expertise of new and established educators
  • Meet requirements for those working or planning to work in the California Department of Education
  • Provide fieldwork placement and internship support
  • Allow you to apply what you learn today in your classroom tomorrow
  • Offer classes online
*Based on an average full-time class load.

Applying for a master's or doctoral degree program? Research the requirements for your specific program, fill out the graduate admissions application (online), and request/order your transcripts. 

Learn about financial aid available for graduate and professional degree students in the form of institutional and outside scholarships, as well as non-need based loans.

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Brandman* has taught me a lot about teaching to different levels of students.
Dawn P. | MA, Special Education
*Brandman University is now UMass Global

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