This program prepares candidates to teach children and conduct educational assessments for K-12 students, and up to age 22. The Education Specialist Preliminary - Moderate/Severe credential focuses on individuals with moderate to low functioning autism, moderate/severe intellectual limitations, emotional disturbances, and multiple disabilities.
Service Credential, Pupil Personnel Services, School Counseling
This program prepares students for the critical role of serving as a counselor in California K-12 public schools. Students in the Pupil Personnel Services Credential for School Counseling program will learn topics such as counselor roles and techniques for students of different cultures and backgrounds, ethical guidelines, legal issues and strategies for goal setting. Graduates will be able to enhance programs for students that enable them to fully participate in educational and life endeavors.
Service Credential, Preliminary Administrative Services
This program mentors and prepares students to successfully assume the multiple leadership roles needed in school administration. With an option to align coursework with direct field experience the Preliminary Administrative Services Credential allows for students to intern while completing their studies. A selection of program courses may also be integrated into the Master of Arts in Education with an emphasis in Educational Leadership and Administration degree.
Ed.S., School Psychology and Master of Arts in Educational Psychology with the Pupil Personnel Services Credential in School Psychology
This unique program is designed to promote educational practices that lead to positive outcomes for youth students. The combined Ed.S., School Psychology and MA, Educational Psychology with Pupil Personnel Services Credential in School Psychology (PPSP) program prepares graduates to serve as knowledgeable, skilled and reflective school psychologists in California public schools, grades K-12.