Preliminary Teaching Credential

Single-Subject and Multiple-Subject

How to Apply

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Admission decisions for regular graduate standing are based on a review of the following materials in the candidate's file:

Priority Application Deadlines
Fall Term July 1
Spring Term

November 1

Summer Term March 15

Fall Admission priority application deadline for Cal Lutheran undergraduate students with foundations courses completed is May 1st.

Application Requirements:
  1. Call to schedule a Graduate Program Advisement at (805) 493-3325
  2. Complete Application online at CalLutheran.edu/apply
  3. Two (2) Recommendation Forms
  4. CTC issued certificate/permit/credential
  5. Personal Statement
  6. $25.00 Online Application fee
  7. Official transcripts from all regionally accredited 4-year colleges and universities attended and any graduate work. Official transcripts must be ordered and sent directly to Cal Lutheran via certified e-transcript or mail. We recommend e-transcript if available at your institution.

       By email:                                                                           By mail:

       If a selection list is available please choose:             California Lutheran University
       California Lutheran University                                      60 West Olsen Road, #2200
       or use the following email address                             Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-2700
       for direct entry: clugrad@callutheran.edu

Credential Requirements:

Upon admission, the following documents need to be brought to your required advisement with the            Credential Analyst within two weeks of receipt of your admission letter

  1. Current negative TB test
  2. Verification of CBEST registration or passing of Basic Skills Requirement
  3. Verification of CSET registration (minimum one subtest) or passing of Subject Matter

 

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