Claremont Graduate University provides high-quality teacher training and graduate coursework focused on equity and social justice to ensure the region’s most marginalized students have access to effective, diverse, and loving teachers.
From upcoming graduates to career changers, our teacher certification program empowers you with the critical social justice and evidence-based competencies and experiences you need to:
- Recognize and leverage your own insights, talents, and expertise
- Improve your students’ agency and achievement
- Enact critical social justice and cultivate a fertile classroom ecology for all students’ productive activity and learning
- Be resilient as a new teacher and within a long career in education
We believe that effective teachers come from all backgrounds, so no prior teaching experience is required. Begin your application today to start changing students’ lives.
Teacher Education Programs
California Preliminary Teaching Credential (Single or Multiple Subject) and MA in Education
California Preliminary Education Specialist Instruction Credential and MA in Education
MA/MS in Mathematics and Preliminary Teaching Credential in Math
California Teaching Credential - Clear Credential