This credential can be completed on a part-time or full-time basis, with most students finishing over a period of three semesters. The final semester of the credential is devoted to student teaching, and students have the option of enrolling in the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program for just 12 additional credits beyond the core credential coursework.
Chapman University is accredited by and is a member of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
The College of Educational Studies is nationally accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC).
The California Commission on Teacher Credentialing for the University’s teacher training and credential programs.