Admission to Program


Requirements (48 units)

In addition to the general requirements of the university, specific requirements for admission to classified graduate status are:

  1. A valid teaching credential, teaching experience, or departmental approval;
  2. A grade point average of at least 2.5 in the last 90 quarter units and a 3.0 ("B") in all bilingual/crosscultural courses;
  3. Demonstrated proficiency in Spanish;
  4. Completed the graduate entrance writing requirement.
Students who do not meet these criteria may be admitted as conditionally classified graduate students. Students admitted in this category may be changed to classified standing with approval of the College of Education. No more than 20 quarter units may be used to demonstrate fitness to complete the program.

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