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Credential Programs

Four departments in the School of Education offer credential programs. A small number of these programs are credential-only, but most are pursued in conjunction with a master's degree.

Each credential program is listed here under the heading of the department in which it is offered. Click the name of a credential program below and it will lead you to the department's page with information about the credential program and more.

Counseling Psychology Department

Department of Leadership Studies

Learning and Instruction Department

Teacher Education Department

All Teacher Education credential programs are pursued concurrently with a master's degree. Teaching Credential students, SS or MS, may choose one of the six M.A. degrees offered by the named departments or programs of the School of Education in conjunction with the Teacher Education Department (TED).

Some courses taken as part of the credential program may be counted toward these degrees. Contact the Teacher Education Department directly for additional information.