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Strengths Cohort model; Learner-centered; Small class sizes; Become an effective teacher for diverse student populations Flexible course load; Small class sizes; Curriculum focused on specific philosophies and methodologies of teaching Small class sizes; Curriculum focused on specific philosophies or methodologies of teaching; M.Ed. builds on the SMC teaching credential A student-centered humanistic and holistic approach to counseling that uses a hands-on approach to working in a variety of settings with diverse populations      Small class sizes; Cohort model that provides group support for progress toward completion; Offers a dynamic curriculum from experienced faculty                              
Minimum Qualifications BA/S, CBEST/CSET reg.and/or pass

2.8 GPA

Montessori Elementary only : BA/S

Reading Certificate/ Credential:
Experience w/ basic credential to start; 3 yrs teaching experience to apply to CTC

2.8 GPA

BA/S and/or teaching credential
2.8 GPA
BA/S 2.8 GPA PPS-only:Requires MA in Counseling or equivalent MATL: Teaching Credential
2.8 GPA

Tier I: 3 yrs teaching w/ credential
2.8 GPA

Ed.D: MA; GRE required
3.5 GPA

Length 1 year FT
2 yrs. PT
18-24 months Varies, 1-2 yrs. 2-3 yrs FT
3-5 yrs PT
MATL: Level 1- 2 yrs; Level 2- 1 yr

Tier I: 1 yr.; MA: 1 yr.

Ed.D.: 4 yrs.

Start Terms Multiple Subject: Summer/Jan
Single Subject: Fall/Jan
Special Education: Summer
Summer, Fall, January, or Spring Summer, Fall, January, or Spring Summer, Fall, January, or Spring

(School Psychology- Fall start only)

MATL & Ed.D.- Summer Tier I/MA- Fall/Jan
Class Sessions Late Afternoon/ Evening Mon.-Thur.

Student Teaching I- 2.5 days/wk

Student Teaching II- 4 days/wk

Late Afternoon/ Evenings, Mon.-Thur. and occasional Sat. Late Afternoon/ Evenings, Mon.-Thur. Late Afternoon/ Evenings, Mon.-Thur. and some alternate Sat.

Fri. Evening/ Saturday,alternate weekend format

Summer intensives- MATL only

Locations Moraga Moraga, except for: Montessori Credential classes meet in Berkeley
Some Reading classes meet in Alameda
Moraga Moraga Moraga, except for MATL, which meets in regional cohorts off campus

Cost (2011-2012)

$810/unit

Financial aid available

Montessori (off campus) $410/unit All Others $810/unit

Financial aid available

$810/unit

Financial aid available

$810/unit

Financial aid available

MATL (off campus) $395/unit

Tier I/MA - $810/unit

Ed.D.- $850/unit

Financial aid available

 

 

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1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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