Important Dates

  WINTER 2021
Cal State Apply Application November 1, 2020
Professional Aptitude Interview TBA
MSTEP Application October 12, 2020


MSTEP Program Completion Requirements

Applying for a Credential 

The following items must be successfully completed before the candidate can be recommended for a credential:

  1. Possession of a baccalaureate or higher degree other than in professional education from a regionally accredited institution
  2. Completion of Basic Skills Requirement
  3. Complete Multiple Subject Teacher Education Preparation Program coursework and clinical practice
  4. Completion of the subject matter requirement
  5. Demonstration of knowledge of the principles and provisions of the Constitution of the United States
  6. Complete state licensure requirement coursework
    • KINE 443- Health Education or approved equivalent (4 units)

    • CPR Certification (must include Infant, child, and adult training; online CPR certification is not acceptable)
  7. Pass the Teacher Performance Assessment
  8. Passage of the Reading Instruction Competence Assessment (RICA)
  9. Meet the State requirements for technology competency
  10. Complete the SOE Exit Survey. You will need to print out a copy of the last page of the survey and submit it to the Credential Office (02-120) when you submit your request for the credential.
  11. Submit a request for credential to the Credential Office (02-120) in the SOE


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