Admission Requirements

  • Completed application and application fee
  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a preferred GPA of 2.75 or above in undergraduate work and cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above in any graduate work
  • Personal statement summarizing your professional goals
  • Current résumé
  • Two letters of reference, one of which must be from an active school district administrator

Additional Admission Requirements for the Preliminary Administrative Services Credential

  • Proof of valid prerequisite credential as defined by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
  • A minimum of three years of full-time experience in teaching and/or related services (five years of full-time experience are required for the Preliminary Administrative Services Credential or Certificate of Eligibility)
  • Verification of California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST) completion