Our teacher credentialing programs are robust and enlightening, preparing you for the challenges you’ll face throughout your teaching career. Our hands-on, experiential learning opportunities will help you grow as both an educator and leader in the classroom.
These credentialing programs are offered by AU Los Angeles.
The multiple subject teaching credential prepares candidates to teach multiple subjects in classrooms to young people generally in grades K-6.
The educational specialist teaching credential prepares candidates to teach students with disabilities that include specific learning disabilities, mild to moderate intellectual disability, attention deficit and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders, and serious emotional disturbance, for grades K-12, as well as in Adult Education.
Teaching Credential Requirements
|Quarter 1||CBEST (registration and completion)|
TB test, Certificate of Clearance (fingerprinting)
|First observation/participation experience (5 hours at a local school, 5 hours at a Title I school)||Subject-specific Pedagogy
|Quarter 2||CSET I, II, III (registration and completion of 2 minimum)||Observation/participation experience|
10 weeks (2 mornings/week or 1 full day/week)
|Quarter 3||Any remaining CSET subtests||1st Novice Teaching experience (half-time)|
4 days/week for 10 weeks, 2 week takeover)
No whole class instruction permitted if all 3 CSETs have not been passed
|Quarter 4||RICA, Constitution, CPR||2nd Novice Teaching Experience (full-time)|
4 days/week for 10 weeks, 3 week takeover)
|Culminating Teaching Experience|
Designed to develop socially just educators, Antioch’s Induction Credential program combines field support with university support to help new and experienced teachers grow their practice and clear their credential.
For information on how to apply to the Induction Credential contact Deborah Magana at email@example.com or call (310) 578-1080 ext. 303. Financial aid is not available for this program.
Program length and requirements vary by credential. Please visit each credential page for specifics.
How to Apply to Preliminary Multiple Subject or Education Specialist Mild/Moderate Credentials
- Complete the Online Application.
- Send in official transcript indicating Bachelor’s degree conferral from a regionally accredited college or university. Requested copy of official transcripts must be sent directly to the Admissions Office at Antioch University Los Angeles from the institution from which you received your accredited bachelor’s degree. A student copy of a transcript may be submitted with your application, but official transcripts are required upon admission.
Please submit all materials to: Admissions Office, 400 Corporate Pointe, Culver City, CA 90230. All application materials submitted become part of an applicant’s file and cannot be returned.
Admission to the education department will be determined by a personal one-on-one interview with the Department Chair which allows the applicant the opportunity to share their particular interests and qualifications.
To Apply to the Induction Credential
Contact Deborah Magana at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (310) 578-1080 ext. 303 for information on the Induction Credential application and requirements.
|Quarter||International Application*||Final Application***||Classes Begin|
|Summer 2018||April 23, 2018||Applications accepted until seats have been filled.||July 2, 2018|
|Fall 2018||July 23, 2018||Applications accepted until seats have been filled.||October 1, 2018|
*In addition to satisfying AULA’s admission requirements for a specific academic program, International Students have additional, general requirements that must be met for admission.
***All application requirements (all unofficial or official transcripts, admissions essay(s) or program specific requirements) must be submitted at the time of final application deadline.
|Preliminary Multiple Subject and Education Specialist Mild/Moderate Teacher Credentialing|
|Tuition per quarter|
|First Quarter (half-time)||$4,200|
|Second, Third and Fourth Quarter (full-time)||$7,000|
|Tuition per quarter||$750|
Please note: Additional fees for all AULA programs may include (but are not necessarily limited to) charges for materials, late registration, enrollment maintenance, parking, graduation, transcripts, tuition payment plan, late payments, late registration, and returned checks.
A majority of AULA students finance their education through some form of financial aid. You may not be sure which federal, state, public and private aid packages – such as loans, scholarships, and grants—are right for you. Our staff is here to help you, so you can focus on what’s most important: beginning your academic program at AULA.