Welcome Teacher Candidates!
Here are the links and resources you will find useful as a current student in the Department of Elementary and Bilingual Education at CSUF.
Want to check out a MAC or PC laptop/computer? Do it now because they are checked out on a first come, first serve basis. Click HERE for details on the computer checkout process.
Student Handbook and Forms
Handbooks are available for teacher candidates, master/cooperating teachers and school administrators. Click HERE to view the Multiple Subject Credential Program Handbook.
Department Awards for Graduate Students
Graduates from the M.S. Degree programs are honored for their outstanding performance. Click HERE to view the different award categories.
Credential Preparation Center
This center aims to provide quality advisement and certification services to all the professional educators in the California elementary and secondary schools. Click HERE to get more information about the services offered by the Credential Preparation Center.
Master/Cooperating Teacher Information
Master/Cooperating teachers play a critical role in ensuring that teacher candidates will have a successful learning experience. Click HERE to learn more about the roles and responsibilities for a Master/Cooperating Teacher.
Teaching Performance Assessment
All multiple and single subject preliminary credential candidates attending fifth year, intern, or blended teacher preparation programs in California need to pass the Teaching Performance Assessment (TPA). Click HERE to find out more about the Teaching Performance Assessment.
Teacher Recruitment Project
The main goal of the Teacher recruitment project is to increase the number of qualified teachers in mathematics and science. Click HERE to find out more about the Teacher Recruitment Project (TRP).
Current Graduate Student Resources
There are ample resources available for current students that include financial aid, scholarships, and graduate program options. Click HERE to find out more about resources for graduate students.