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Read our Teaching K-12pdf_icon guide to learn how to prepare and apply to California teacher education programs.

Explore the Profession

Discover whether this profession matches your interests, skills and abilities and meets your lifestyle expectations:

Get Experience & Prepare

Confirm your interest in the field, prepare academically and develop the necessary skills and experience:

Apply to Schools

Most graduate school applications occur in the late fall/early winter of the academic year before you want to start.  You will need to identify programs that match your interests and complete an application.  Some steps take time so plan ahead!

  • Attend our Graduate School Fair to learn about programsfrom school representatives
  • Check our Rankings page for general or field-specific rankings of programs

For additional help with your professional & graduate school preparation and application come into the Career Services Center or contact your Professional & Graduate School Advisors.