Administrative Services Credential Application Information

To apply for your Certificate of Eligibility you must:

  1. Pass the Basic Skills Requirement
  2. Have a valid clear California Credential issued through the CTC.
  3. Have a Bachelor's degree, posted to an official transcript.
  4. Complete the SMC Admin Services Credential program with all passing grades posted to your SMC transcript.
  5. Have proof of experience in teaching, counseling or as a librarian (or other CTC credentialed work in K-12 schools.)
  6. Complete the Admin Credential Coversheet.

Likely, most of the requirements listed above in #1 through #5 have already been received by SMC. Your program assistant will let you know what documents are necessary in order for you to apply for your certificate.

You will submit all remaining documents to the Credential Analyst in order to apply for your credential. Further information will be sent to your SMC email address as the process moves forward.

To apply for your Preliminary Administrative Services Credential:

  1. all of the requirements listed above
  2. Written documentation of an administrative job offer in the form of a letter on school or district letter head.

Likely, most of the requirements listed above in #1 through #5 have already been received by SMC. Your program assistant will let you know what documents are necessary in order for you to apply for your certificate.

You will submit all remaining documents to the Credential Analyst in order to apply for your credential. Further information will be sent to your SMC email address as the process moves forward.

More information about the requirements can be found on the CTC's Web page.