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School of Teacher Education

School of Teacher Education

Liberal Studies
The major for future school teachers

The only SDSU major designed specifically for future teachers

Liberal Studies is the SDSU major that prepares students to become teachers.

California will need an additional 100,000 teachers over the next decade.

-California Teacher Association, 2016

Why Major in Liberal Studies at SDSU?

Why become an elementary or middle school teacher?

How to Become a Teacher 

  1. Major in Liberal Studies (best pathway)
  2. As a senior, apply to a teaching credential program.
  3. Earn a teaching credential (at SDSU!) - 5th year.


In U.S. News & World Report's 2016 ratings of Schools of Education, 
SDSU's College of Education ranks:
among CSUs
in San Diego County
in California

Read more about these rankings at SDSU NewsCenter

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Liberal Studies and Credential Advising: EBA 259

School of Teacher Education: EBA 255 


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