Dec 05, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Teacher Education

Department Chair: Betina Hsieh

Telephone: 562-985-1012

Department Office: 
Kelsey Reyes, Office Manager
Jansia Hoo, Office Assistant
Ellis Education Building (EED) Room 13, (562) 985-4506

Teacher Preparation Advising Center
Jessica Olague, Assistant Director
Elodia Montano, Advisor

Ellis Education Building (EED) Room 67, (562) 985-1105

Faculty: Shuhua An, Catherine DuCharme, Noah Golden, Deborah Hamm, Betina Hsieh, William Jeynes, Trinidad Lewis, Xin Li, Ping Liu, Heather Macias, Catherine Maiorca, Corinne Martinez, Oscar Navarro, Huong Tran Nguyen, Jyotsna Pattnaik, Ruth Piker, Olga Rubio, Fay Shin, Shelley Xu

Multiple Subject Credential Program Coordinators

Lisa Isbell, MSCP Program and Asian BILA Emphasis
Olga Rubio, MSCP Spanish BILA Emphasis




The Department of Teacher Education offers coursework in credential, certificate, and Master’s degree programs that include preliminary and advanced professional preparation. The department houses the Multiple Subject Credential Program, a Reading and Literacy Added Authorization program, and Master’s degree programs in Early Childhood Education, Dual Language Development, and Curriculum and Instruction. Credential program requirements are subject to change to align with changes in CTC regulations.


    Graduate and Professional DegreesCredentialIntegrated Teacher Education Programs (ITEP): BA + Credential Program(s)


      Education - Curriculum and InstructionEducation - Early ChildhoodEducation - ElementaryEducation - ReadingMathematics Education