The Single Subject Credential Program at CSUSB is a state-approved and NCATE accredited program. The program currently offers subject matter preparation in the following disciplines:
- FOREIGN LANGUAGES (French, Spanish)
- FOUNDATIONAL LEVEL MATHEMATICS
- PHYSICAL EDUCATION (Regular/Adaptive P.E.)
- FOUNDATIONAL LEVEL SCIENCE
- SCIENCE (Biology, Chemistry, Geosciences or Physics)
- SOCIAL SCIENCE
The Single Subject Program at CSUSB offers a traditional student teaching option in either a three-quarter, full-time program (TRACK A) or five quarter part-time program (TRACK B). In addition, the program offers an internship program option over a two-year period (TRACK C). Track A is designed for full-time students not employed during the completion of the program.
With the exception of the supervised field experience, which is unique to each track, the three programs are identical in the coursework and performance expectations.
Preparing to teach in multicultural settings with English Learners and students with special needs is a strong emphasis of all options. As such, the Program provides candidates with the skills and expertise to provide academic instruction for English Learners and students with special needs in the secondary schools.