Dr. Kimy Liu, Program Coordinator
Education Specialist Credential Program
DBH 328B, 209/664-6743
Mild/Moderate and Moderate/Severe Disabilities
California State University, Stanislaus is authorized to recommend individuals for Preliminary Education Specialist Credentials in two areas: Mild/Moderate Disabilities and Moderate/Severe Disabilities. The Preliminary programs prepare individuals to perform responsibilities of entry-level special education teachers.
It is recommended that undergraduates seeking admission to the Preliminary Education Specialist Credential enroll in the Liberal Studies major with a concentration in Exceptional Children and Youth.
Credential Program Information
See Credential Services website for Pre- Credential Program Advising Information and application for the Education Specialist Credential Program
Spring 2016 Application/Interview Dates
Priority Application: August 24 – September 4, 2015
Regular Applications: September 8 – October 2, 2015
Priority Interviews: September 18, 2015
Regular Interviews for non-liberal studies: November 6, 2015
Program Orientation: December 4, 2015
There are two separate applications to enter the Credential Program.
Application to the Credential Program, $30 fee. For application information click on the link Credential Services web page.
Credential Applicants must also apply to the Graduate School, $55 fee, at CSU Mentor