Elementary Education

Graphic of apple on stacked books, color pencils, and ABC blocks on deskWelcome to the Multiple Subject Credential Program!

Elementary teachers have a unique calling. They need to do more than educate students — they must motivate and captivate. Now, if that sounds like a task suited to you, maybe you have what is needed to teach in elementary school.

Teacher Education at Stanislaus State offers a variety of graduate programs, many of which can be completed in a year, to equip the state’s future K-6 teachers with the keys needed to unlock the potential in children.

The Multiple Subject Credential Program is a gateway for many elementary
teachers. It is a 36-unit program that includes student teaching. The program can be completed in a year. There are several institutions where aspiring teachers can attain their credentials. Stanislaus State stands out because of its intended mix of Multiple Subject Credential Program’s affordability, timeliness, convenience, and depth of preparation.

Credential Program Information

Fall 2021 Application Period:
January 28, 2021 - March 1, 2021
Interview Date:
April 19, 2021- April 23, 2021
Mandatory Program Orientation:

Helpful Links

Application Materials

Student Teaching

MSCP Student Teaching Information

Residency Pathway

Are you interested in pursuing a rewarding career as a Spanish Bilingual teacher? Then the Stan State Warriors Teach! Residency Pathway might be for you. Engage in deeper clinical training while completing the credential program in a year. Have your tuition fully covered as a year-long resident.

Watch this video for more information, Or see the PowerPoint below!