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Teaching Credential Program Application

Single Subject / Multiple Subject / Education Specialist / ECO

Include official transcripts, copies of CBEST, US Constitution requirement, subject matter test scores (or waiver), resume, essay, 3 professional recommendations on required form, certificate of clearance, and a non-refundable application fee. (Although the information below may be on your resume, it must also be completed on the application.)

All materials must be received in the Sacramento office no later than the deadline:

Early Bird Deadline: March 1 ($60 application fee)

Regular Deadline: April 1 ($75 application fee)

Late Deadline: April 30 ($100 application fee)

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Permanent Address

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Are you a United States Citizen?*
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Have you ever been convicted of, or entered a plea of no contest to any felony or misdemeanor other than a traffic violation?*
IF YES, please attach an explanation in a sealed envelope.
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Please select the option that applies to you (optional):
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Do you have a subject matter competency waiver letter from an approved California University?
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Have you taken and passed the appropriate exam?

Have you submitted and passed CALTPA Instructional Cycle 1: Learning About Students and Planning Instruction?


Begin with the most recently attended Educational Institution


Your resume should begin with the most recent experience. Resume should include a teaching objective and list of any teaching/tutoring work experience or any other education-based work experience that you have acquired. Non educational work experience should also be included.

Examples of teaching experience include some of the following: substitute teacher, teacher's aide, tutoring, or other relevant classroom experience.  

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Three professional references must be included with your application package. For these recommendations, you are required to use the Fortune School of Education recommendation form.

Note: These forms must be used for the application to be considered.

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A one-page personal statement explaining your motivation for entering the teaching profession and your goals for promoting student achievement must be included with your application packet. This easy must be in Times Roman, 12pt font, double spaced, and must address the prompt. 

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Do you have a teaching position secured with an FSE district partner?
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Please upload a copy of your contract or offer letter.
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Please select the campus in which you would like to teach and take FSE courses:
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Please select the credential track you would like to pursue
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Do you possess any of the following:
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Specials skills/training
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I hereby certify that all information in this application and in support of this application is true and completed to the best of my knowledge. Falsification of any information on this application may be grounds for disqualification or denial of admission or, if discovered after admission, grounds for dismissal from fortune school of education. I understand that I must notify the admissions department if responses to the information requested on this application change prior to enrollment.

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