» Prospective Teacher Credential Students

Becoming a teacher can be a gratifying experience, but many do not know where to begin.  Chapman University can help with its teaching credential and internship programs. 

The Donna Ford Attallah College of Educational Studies offers Multiple Subject or Single Subject credentials which can be part of the MA in Teaching (Elementary or Secondary programs).

Programs that offer education credentials as part of the masters degree are:

Special Education offers the following credentials:
Education Specialist Instruction Credentials

  • Specialist Credential(s) - Preliminary
  • Mild/Moderate specialist
  • Moderate/Severe specialist
  • Both Mild/Moderate and Moderate/Severe specialist
For information on applying to any of the Donna Ford Attallah College of Educational Studies Programs please contact Laura Burns, Admission Specialist, at (714) 628-7263 or at laburns@chapman.edu.

Title II reports for passage rates of license examination completers

Chapman University complies with all federal government reporting requirements pursuant to Section 207 of the Higher Education Act Title II passed by congress in 1998. The Commission on Teacher Credentialing requires a link to the most current year passing rates of the license examination according to AB 2086. Please visit the California Commission on Teaching Credentialing Title II home page for information.  Please visit the 2015-16 Data Dashboard for the latest Title II information.