Requirements and Details


Total Program: 33 semester hours
Core Courses: 6 semester hours
Code Course Title Units
EDUC 501 Educational Assessment 3
EDUC 504 Methods of Research 3
Area of Concentration: 24 semester hours
Code Course Title Units
EDMT 570 Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment 3
EDMT 571 Human Resource Administration 3
EDMT 572 Educational Leadership 3
EDMT 573 Contemporary Issues in California Schools 3
EDMT 574 Field Experience (3 sems.) 1,1,1
EDMT 576 Organizational Management and School/Community Collaboration 3
EDMT 577 Fiscal Resource Management and Policy Development 3
EDMT 578 School Law 3

Culminating Activity

3 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
ASCD 596 Graduate Seminarr 3

In addition to University admission requirements, the following are required:

  1. Possession of a valid California Credential in teaching, pupil personnel services, health, or library services;
  2. A minimum of two years of full time experience in one of the areas listed above. (Three years full-time experience is needed for credential application and internship);
  3. Verification of having passed the CBEST if working toward the credential;
  4. Writing competency sample in response to required prompt;
  5. Three positive letters of reference, two of which must be from active school district administrators; and
  6. Personal interview