Upcoming EdSource Roundtable | California college admissions amid the pandemic | Oct. 27 at 4 p.m. | Register Today!
Teachers
Topic

Preparation

Prospective teachers who have passed the basic skills test (CBEST) and subject matter test (CSET) can qualify for a preliminary teaching credential by taking a year’s worth of courses and passing a performance assessment at one of 261 accredited teacher preparation programs. They then have five years to obtain a full or “clear” credential.