The School of Education offers degrees that focus on preparing individuals for a career in PreK-12 education along with higher education, health care, community agencies, and alternative school settings. Our graduates use their education degree, be it a teaching credential or a graduate degree to lead organizations throughout Southern California, and in fact the nation.

Whether you're looking to earn your teaching credential, administrative credential, master's degree, or a doctorate in Leadership for Educational Justice, we offer programs that will fit your needs and professional goals.

Our programs are designed to fit the needs of individuals who are working, balancing school and family, or who are full time students. With small classes that provide the personal attention you demand. We understand busy schedules and commitments. Adapting to them is our commitment.

The School of Education is organized into three departments. The Department of Teaching and Learning, Department of Counseling and Human Services and the Department of Leadership and Higher Education

Department of Teaching and Learning

The Department of Teaching and Learning houses faculty and degree programs focused on preparing and advancing teachers to work in public, private and alternative school settings.

MA: Learning and Teaching (with Credential)

MA: Curriculum and Instruction

Preliminary Teaching Credential: Multiple or Single Subject

Education Specialist Teacher Credential

Undergraduate Program for Teacher Preparation

Department of Counseling and Human Services

The Department of Counseling and Human Services offers exclusively graduate degrees in Counseling..  

MA: Clinical Mental Health Counseling

MA: School Counseling

Pupil Personnel Services Credential: School Counseling

Department of Leadership and Higher Education

The Department of Leadership and Higher Education offers exclusively graduate degrees in Higher Education, Educational Administration and our Doctoral Degree in Leadership for Educational Justice. 

 Doctorate of Education in Leadership for Educational Justice

MA: Educational Administration

MA: Higher Education  

Preliminary Administrative Services Credential (Tier I)

Clear Administrative Services Credential (Tier II)