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School of Teacher Education

School of Teacher Education

Liberal Studies
The major for future school teachers

Current Students

Meet with Your Advisor

We are located in EBA 259.  Please email us to make an initial appointment. 


Mondays and Wednesdays 12:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. walk-in and by appointment (appointments have priority)

Location: EBA 259

Advising is walk-in only in the month of December. 

Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Walk-ins

Thursdays 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. by appointment for initial advising session

Location: EBA 259

Advising is walk-in only in the month of December. 

Contact us to make an appointment

In person: EBA 259
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Quick Steps for Our Major

[+] 1. Meet with your advisor
[+] 2. Take the pre-major courses
[+] 3. Advance to major
[+] 4. Choose a focus

Focus Courses

Our program offers students the opportunity to hone their expertise in one of the following disciplines: math, science, and literacy.  Explore some sample offerings.

[+] Literacy Focus:
[+] Math Focus:
[+] Science Focus:
[+] For Entrance into the Multiple Subject Credential Program:
[+] Pick an option

Before Graduating, in preparation for your credential program

Those wishing to enter into a teacher credential program need to pass a series of exams, which will measure your knowledge of basic educational skills and subject matter.

[+] California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST)
[+] California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET)

Minors: Explore the Possibilities

[+] Educational Leadership
[+] Child & Family Development
[+] Counseling and Social Change

SDSU Credential Program Prerequisites

[+] Prerequisite Courses and Course Equivalencies
[+] Multiple Subject Credential Preparation
[+] Special Education Credential Preparation
[+] Bilingual Education Credential Preparation

Spring 2017 Updates:

[+] Liberal Studies 498
[+] N SCI 100
[+] Ongoing Reminders


[+] 4. The Writing Placement Assessment
School of Teacher Education

Front Desk (EBA 255) | 619-594-6131