Dr. Bonnie G. Metcalf School of Education

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Congratulations on taking the first step towards earning your California teaching credential. The faculty and staff at CBU’s Metcalf School of Education bring a wealth of knowledge and experience into the teaching credential program and are dedicated to helping you succeed as a student … and ultimately as a teacher. CBU’s teacher education programs are approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC). Metcalf graduates are sought out by public and private K-12 schools throughout Southern California.

CBU offers a range of teaching credentials from multiple subject credentials to single subject credentials as well as special education, administrative and pupil personnel service credentials. Visit the course descriptions page for more details about each program.

Visit the Admissions Requirements page to find out more about CBU’s teacher credential requirements.

Visit the Career Opportunities page to find out more about teaching jobs in California.

Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page to get answers to your teacher credential questions including how to get financial aid to finance your teacher credential program.

Questions? We have answers! Just submit the information request form on the right side of the page and we will contact you. 

Thank you for your interest in earning your teacher credential and living your purpose at California Baptist University!