Education Advising

Summer 2017 Advising:

Please email to make an appointment


EDUC 180: background checks (Live Scan Fingerprinting), Mandated Reporter training, and evidence of valid negative TB test required order to be cleared for practicum prior to the first day of instruction. The department will contact enrolled students with information about how to complete these items, DO NOT REQUEST LIVE SCAN SERVICE FOR EDUC 180 WITHOUT COMMUNICATING WITH THE Education Undergraduate Advisor.

Education Minor workshops!

Thinking about the Education Minor?
Interested in the field of Education?
Think you might want to teach?

Attend an Education Minor workshop to learn more!

Find more information about the Education Minor here.


Important News

Congratulations to MA/C alum Ricardo Vazquez, who was selected for Santa Cruz County's 2017 Teacher of the Year Award!
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Support the Future Teachers Fund!
Your donation will provide
scholarships for students in our
Master's of Arts Teacher Credential Program.
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Education Department
2017-18 Colloquia: 
McHenry 0266
Dates & Times TBD
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Our Programs

Undergraduate Programs 
For UCSC Undergraduate Students interested in educational topics

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Master of Arts/Credential 
For post-baccalaureate students interested in a career in teaching


Education MA/C Information Night - Flyer

Education MA/C Program FAQs

The Education MA/C Program Online Application for 2018-19
Opens:  October 1, 2017
Closes:  January 15, 2018

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Doctoral (Ph.D.) Program
For those interested in the department's doctoral research program

The Education Ph.D. Online Application for 2018-19
opens:  October 1, 2017
closes:  December 1, 2017

Program Learning Outcomes for PhD in Education Program

Department Calendar

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The Education Department is located in McHenry Library

Please stop by and visit our department's beautiful new space. We look forward to seeing you.

The Education Department hosts monthly colloquiums as well as informational events for individuals interested in our academic programs. Visit the Education Department Calendar, to see our scheduled events.

Opportunities in Education

Employment Opportunities:

Education Undergraduate Advisor:  Job number #1707295

The Initial Review Date (IRD) is July 25th, 2017

JPF00445-17P:  Supervisor of Teacher Education Ongoing Pool:
English and/or Social Sciences
Please apply via UC Recruit.
The Initial Review Date (IRD) is May 26th, 2017
JPF00447-17P:  Supervisor of Teacher Education Ongoing Pool:
Math and/or Science
Please apply via UC Recruit.
The Initial Review Date (IRD) is May 26th, 2017
JPF00448-17P:  Supervisor of Teacher Education Ongoing Pool:
Multiple Subject
Please apply via UC Recruit.
The Initial Review Date (IRD) is May 26th, 2017
JPF00265 Lecturer - ongoing
(UC Recruit application to be in the education department lecturer pool)