Dual Degree in Teacher Preparation

Have you ever considered a career in teaching? Start now! Earn two degrees in five years alongside a community of ambitious students planning a future in primary or secondary education.

The Dual Degree in Teacher Preparation (DDTP) program provides an accelerated, rigorous education leading to a bachelor's and master’s degree as well as a preliminary California teaching credential. As part of this unique 4+1 model, students complete graduate-level courses as undergraduates and work in the field alongside mentor teachers throughout the program.

Graduates of the five-year program leave campus with:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in chosen major
  2. Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
  3. Preliminary California Teaching credential in:
    Multiple Subjects (Elementary School)
    Single Subject (Middle/High School)


Have you already completed a bachelor's degree?

Please contact the School of Education for degree and credential options:
(415) 422-6525