Single Subject Credential Program
Welcome to the world of teaching! We are excited that you are thinking about enrolling in a credential program in pursuit of becoming an effective teacher.
Candidates who complete the Single Subject program earn a Preliminary Single Subject Teaching Credential that is English Language Learner Authorized in one of the following nine specialization areas:
- Social Sciences
- World Languages: Spanish
- World Languages: French
When enrolled in our yearlong program (August-June), you will be immersed in a secondary school setting (middle or high school) while simultaneously completing coursework at Cal Poly. To learn more about our program and how to apply, click on the links included below and contact an advisor today!
Please contact the following advisors for the subject you are interested in teaching.
Dr. Benjamin Swan
Phone: 805-756-2401; Office: Building 10, Room 240
Dr. Amelie Schinck-Mikel
Phone: 805-756-2352; Office: Building 25, Room 324
Science (Biology, Chemistry, Geosciences, and Physics)
Phone: 805-756-6587; Office: Building 25, Room 126
Dr. Joel Orth
Phone: 805-756-2963; Office: Building 47, Room 25L
World Languages (Spanish and French)
Dr. Silvia Marijuan
Phone: 805-756-2273; Office: Building 47, Room 26P
Single Subject Coordinator
Phone: 805-756-2126; Office: Building 25, Room 126