Added Authorization, Multiple Subject Credential

This authorization program, comprised of just two courses, is designed for teachers who already hold a Single Subject Credential in California and want to teach in both multiple and single-subject environments.

Multiple Subject Program Overview

Authorized by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing, the Multiple Subject Added Authorization provides additional training to teachers who have already earned a Single Subject Credential in California and want to expand their knowledge to teach multiple subjects. You’ll gain a foundation for teaching literacy and language in K-8 classrooms. Plus, you’ll select one course from a specialized area of interest — mathematics, science, history, social science, or visual/performing arts — for additional focus. Candidates will need to demonstrate subject matter competency in multiple subjects.

As a student, you will:

  •  Develop skills in teaching reading
  • Learn how to teach mathematics, science, or history, social science and visual/performing arts to K-8 students
  • Gain the expertise to teach in multiple subject, K-8 classrooms.

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    Admission Requirements

    Applicants for this program must complete the formal application process with all required documents, which include:

    • A copy of candidates active CA teaching credential
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    • Candidates who have completed the requirements for the Multiple Subject Credential can add a Single Subject Authorization to their credential. 
    • Candidates who have completed the requirements for the Single Subject Credential can add a Multiple Subject Content Authorization to the credential.

    Program Curriculum

    • A candidate who holds a Single Subject Credential can add a Multiple Subject Content Authorization to their Single Subject credential by:

      1. Taking EDMU 521 Literacy and Language in K-8 Classrooms II;
      2. Taking EDMU 523 History, Social Science and Visual/Performing Arts in K-8 Classrooms, or EDMU 524 Teaching and Learning Mathematics in K-8 Classrooms or EDMU 525 Teaching and Learning Science in K-8 Classrooms (3 credits);
      3. Demonstrating subject matter competency by passing the CSET Multiple Subject exam or equivalency;
      4. Passing the RICA examination
      5. Candidate submits a direct application to CTC
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