UCLA Extension

Added Authorizations

proDevChrtr_apSmInstEducation Specialist Added Authorizations:

Candidates accepted into the Autism Spectrum Disorder or Emotional Disturbance certificate programs must currently hold a Preliminary Education Specialist teaching credential or be eligible for a Preliminary Education Specialist teaching credential prior to recommendation for the Added Authorization.

ENROLL NOW – Added Authorization in ASD
ENROLL NOW – Added Authorization in ED
CTEL for CLAD Authorization

The Added Authorization courses may be applied towards coursework in the Education Specialist Induction Program.

Additional Information:

For additional information, contact: credentials@uclaextension.edu or (310) 206-8342.

Early Childhool Special Education Added Authorization:

This CTC-approved Early Childhood Special Education Added Authorization program at UCLA Extension provides a flexible and convenient route for expanding your career and your professional knowledge in special education for children birth to five years old. Acquire an in-depth understanding of atypical development and the needs of children with a wide range of disabilities.

APPLY NOW – Early Childhood Special Education Added Authorization
Additional Information:

For additional information, contact: eceonline@unex.ucla.edu or (310) 825-2960.

Single / Multiple Subject Authorizations:

The California Commission on Teacher Credentialing allows a general education teacher to obtain an additional credential, either multiple subject or single subject, without completing the full professional preparation program for that credential. Candidates must complete a three-semester unit or four-quarter-unit course in methodology directly related to teaching in a departmentalized setting in the specific content area sought and the content area subject-matter competence (CSET). For additional information, please review the CTC leaflet: cl621a.

The online single subject methods courses available are: Physical Education, English, Mathematics, Social Science, and Science.

ENROLL NOW – Single Subject Methods for Teaching K-12 Physical Education
ENROLL NOW – Single Subject Methods for Teaching English
ENROLL NOW – Single Subject Methods for Teaching Mathematics
ENROLL NOW – Single Subject Methods for Teaching Social Science
ENROLL NOW – Single Subject Methods for Teaching Science

To add the multiple subject credential, candidates must take Methods of Teaching in Elementary Schools, Principles and Methods of Teaching Elementary Reading, in addition to the RICA and CSET.

ENROLL NOW – Methods of Teaching in Elementary Schools
ENROLL NOW – Principles and Methods of Teaching Elementary Reading

Additional Information:

For additional information, contact: tobrien@uclaextension.edu or (310) 825-4762.