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2023-2024 University Catalog 
2023-2024 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Single Subject Credential: 36 units

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Offered by: College of Education and Integrative Studies, Education Department


Candidates for the Single Subject Credential program typically teach in middle and high school settings. Students must have gained admission into the Single Subject Credential Program prior to registering for any of the core courses. All prerequisites must be completed before program admission. Under SB 2042 regulations, the Single Subject Credential authorizes individuals to teach in English Learner settings. Candidates wishing to concurrently earn the Bilingual Authorization must consult the coordinator of the Bilingual Program for admission to the program and develop a program plan. 

Information on the bilingual authorization can be found at https://www.cpp.edu/ceis/credential-program/bilingual-authorizations.shtml.


Single Subject Credential program coursework includes:


Prerequisite: 45 hours of Early Field Experience

Students completing the Physical Education Single Subject Credential:

  • Students who have taken KIN 2460, KIN 3460, and KIN 3460A, and earned a C or higher, can waive EDU 5302.
  • Students who have taken KIN 4620S and earned a C or higher can waive EDU 5205S.

Students completing both a “Physical Education” and “Adapted Physical Education Added Authorization” clinical practice placement can waive EDU 5270. Added 7/17/24, per MOU.

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