Combined Master of Arts in Education and Preliminary Credential Program

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MA/C Program Vision

The overarching goal of the UCSC Master's Degree and Teaching Credential Program is to develop teachers who are change agents and social justice advocates dedicated to fostering equitable and effective schooling and life opportunities for all students.

Over the course of one calendar year MA/C students will:

  • Earn a Master of Arts in Education
  • Complete the requirements for a California SB2042 Preliminary Teaching Credential 
    • Multiple Subject Credential and Single Subject Credentials available