Teacher Credential Program
Concordia University Irvine’s California Teacher Credential Program prepares highly qualified teachers for success in the classroom by offering the following post-baccalaureate programs:
For students entering without a bachelor’s degree, our traditional Undergraduate Education Program offers many of the same programs leading to a credential.
Accredited by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC), Concordia’s Credential Program is a professional learning community dedicated to preparing people who have been blessed with the calling to teach. Our program can be described as Rich, Rigorous, and Rewarding.
Rich. The learning environment, whether on campus or online, offers deep and meaningful learning experiences. Our classrooms are collegial places where you will work with your professors and peers to develop excellence in teaching practice. Our curriculum involves the best of the traditional classroom environment with hands-on learning enhanced by relevant online experiences.
Rigorous. Our curriculum equips you to achieve above and beyond the state standards for the teaching profession. Our courses are designed to provide you with best practices and experience with the most current trends in education today. Alumni feel proud of their degree and their level of preparation.
Rewarding. Our program prepares you to fulfill your calling. For many, completing the program is an accomplishment that fulfills a long-time desire, resulting in a life of meaning and purpose using the God given gifts and talents one has been given.
For more information, please fill out our inquiry form or contact our Admissions Counselor, Deb Baumgartner, at [email protected] or (949) 214-3338.