Credential Information, Application & Forms

Information  

MSCP Information

MSCP Course Equivalencies

General information about the Multiple Subject Credential Program. Please review prior to applying to the program.

A list of courses from UCs, Community Colleges, Private and Out-of-State schools, and other CSU campuses can be used to fulfill MSCP requirements.

SSCP Information

 

 

 

SSCP Course Equivalencies

General information about the Single Subject Credential Program. Please review prior to applying to the program.

NOTE: SSCP students accepted into the credential program are allowed to begin their student teaching experience during the 1st program semester. All students interested must submit a student teaching application to Field Services for consideration. Please visit the linked SSCP Student Teaching webpage for the application deadline, requirements, and further information.

 

A list of courses from UCs, Community Colleges, Private and Out-of-State schools, and other CSU campuses can be used to fulfill SSCP requirements.

ESCP Information:

Mild Moderate Disabilities

Moderate Severe Disabilities

ESCP Course Equivalencies

 

 

General information about the Preliminary Education Specialist Credential Program: Mild/Moderate or Moderate/Severe.  Please review prior to applying to the program. 

 

A list of courses from UCs, Community Colleges, Private and Out-of-State schools, and other CSU campuses can be used to fulfill ESCP requirements.

Concurrent Option - Education Specialist Mild/Moderate Disabilities & Multiple Subject Credential

Concurrent Option -  Education Specialist Moderate/Severe Disabilities & Multiple Subject Credential

Information about the Concurrent option Education Specialist and Multiple Subject Credential Programs.

Applications & Checklists 

SSCP applicants apply online only through Cal State Apply.

Due to COVID-19, MSCP and ESCP applications should be submitted via email to credentials@csustan.edu OR by mail to:

Credentials Services DBH 303
1 University Circle
Turlock CA 95382.

PLEASE DO NOT DO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION MULTIPLE WAYS!
SSCP applicants, ONLY apply through Cal State Apply.
MSCP and ESCP applicants, apply through email OR mail, NOT BOTH. Email is 
preferred.

IMPORTANT: If you are EMAILING your application, do not include your SSN! If your SSN appears on any documents (such as your Live Scan form) please cover it up before scanning and emailing it to us! Applications sent via mail may include your SSN.

MSCP & ESCP Credential Application Spring 2022

SSCP Online Credential Application Checklist**Spring 2022

**PLEASE NOTE: Single Subject applications who want to student teach in their FIRST semester must apply for student teaching through Field Services. Please visit their website for contact information and deadlines: https://www.csustan.edu/teacher-education/student-teaching 

 

 

Forms

Important forms for completing the Multiple, Single, and Education Specialist Teaching Credential Application Process.

FORM I - Statement of Intent

Information on how to write your statement of intent. Maximum of two pages long. YOU DO NOT NEED TO INCLUDE THIS FORM AS A COVER PAGE! You only need to attach your statement!

Not required for Stanislaus State Liberal Studies Majors applying to Multiple Subject.

Form II - Letter of Recommendation

This form is used for students who are applying to the Multiple, Single, or Education Specialist Credential Programs. Two forms/letters required.

*Confidential recommendations are preferred. Please ask your references to email their Form II's to the Credentials office. 

Form III - Verification of Early Field Experience Hours

This form can be used for verification of early field experience hours. You can also submit a letter from the school on school letterhead indicating the number of hours completed.

*This requirement has been waived for Fall 2021 applicants due to COVID-19

Form IV - Prerequisites/Co-Requisites This form is used for students applying to the Multiple, Single, and Education Specialist Credential Program.

Form V - Subject Matter Preparation Verification

 

 

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Form V.1 - Elementary Subject Matter verification (ESM)

This form is used for Single Subject applicants. (Stanislaus State students only.) Please have the advisor* in the subject area sign and turn in the application. Non-Stanislaus State students: If you have completed a Subject Matter Preparation Program, please submit your institution's verification of completion.

*Csustan Art SMPP candidates need to have the form signed by their faculty advisor first with a final signature by Dr. Azevedo.

 

This form is used for Multiple Subject applicants. (Stanislaus State Liberal Studies students only). Please have the Liberal Studies advisor sign and turn it in the application. 

IF YOU ARE TAKING CSET, you do not need to include Form V or V.1 in your application. Include ONLY your CSET scores or registration dates!

Form VI - Ethnic Identity  Please submit your credential application.
Certificate of Clearance 
Form 41-LSa

Applicants must submit fingerprints via “livescan” and be “cleared” before working with students. This form will give you instructions on how to apply for the certificate of clearance.  

Not required if you submit a copy of a valid teaching credential/ permit or child center permit.

Request for Livescan Services
Form 41-LS.pdf

This form is used for fingerprints. Submit the processed form with your application. Get a list of Livescan locations here.
Not required if you submit a copy of a valid teaching credential/ permit or child center permit.

IMPORTANT: If you are EMAILING this form to us, please cover up your SSN before scanning it!

Release of liability form.  Please read, sign and submit your credential application. 

Other Forms 

Selection & Review Petition Form

Change of Degree Objective Form

Credential Program Change form