Education Specialist Credential

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Admission Process

Priority Application Deadline for Summer Term is April 1


  1. Call to schedule an appointment at (805) 493-3325
  2. Complete Application online at
  3. $25.00 Online Application fee
  4. Official transcripts from all 4-year colleges and universities attended and any graduate work
  5. Personal Statement
  6. Two (2) Recommendation Forms
  7. Petition to Waive the GRE Requirement
  8. Verification of CBEST registration or passing of Basic Skills Requirement
  9. Verification of CSET registration (minimum one subtest) or passing of Subject Matter
  10. State issued Certificate of Clearance
  11. Current negative TB test