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University Catalog 2013-2014 (ARCHIVED CATALOG) 
University Catalog 2013-2014 (ARCHIVED CATALOG) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Certificate Program in Bilingual Authorization

The postbaccalaureate Certificate Program in Bilingual Authorization is designed to provide students who already have obtained their Multiple Subjects, Single Subjects, or Education Specialists Teaching Credentials an opportunity to add Bilingual Authorization approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC). The program prepares teacher candidates to develop, implement, and adapt curriculum and instructional strategies for bilingual, dual language, and cross-cultural settings. The Bilingual Authorization Certificate courses are also part of the Bilingual/Multicultural MA Option.

Admission Requirements

For admission to the program, applicants must:

• Meet the university requirements for admission to graduate study,
• Have a 2.75 or higher grade point average in their last 90 quarter (or 60 semester) units attempted,
• Have completed EDEL 405 or EDSE 430, or equivalent,
• Have consulted a faculty advisor,
• Have a valid teaching credential issued by California or any state or be in the process of completing a teaching credential,
• Have completed the application for admission to the Bilingual Authorization Certificate Program.

U.S. Department of Education Gainful Employment Disclosure

Program: Certificate Program in Bilingual Authorization Certificate
Occupations that this certificate program prepares students to enter:
-K-12 Teachers, Prepared to work with English Learners; SOC Code 25-2021, SOC Code 25-2031;
On-time graduation rate for students completing this program:
Data not available – new program offering
Costs of Attendance for the entire normal duration (two quarters, at two courses per quarter) of this certificate program:
Tuition and Fees: $7,602
Books and Supplies: $1,590
Median loan debt incurred by students who completed this certificate program:
Data not available – new program offering
The job placement rate for students completing the program:
Data not available – new program offering