Santa Clara University


Abbreviated Preliminary Teaching Program for Catholic School Teachers

Units: 9 quarter units (3 quarter units = 2 semester units)
Average Program Length: 3 quarters, part-time
Start Dates: Fall, Winter, Spring, or Summer
Faculty Coordinator: Marian Stuckey


  • EDUC 276 (K-12 Technology for Teachers)
  • EDUC 282 (Foundations of 1st and 2nd Language Acquisition for Adolescents)  Adol Literacy Development
  • EDUC 294 (Adolescent Literacy Development) or EDUC 295 (Teaching Reading in the Content Areas) 

Teachers with six or more years of full-time Catholic school experience teaching a subject in which CTC offers a teaching credential may earn a preliminary multiple or single subject teaching credential without completing the entire preliminary credential phase of the CatMAT block. Teachers who believe they are eligible for this credential pathway should contact the Faculty Coordinator of Catholic Education for more detailed information.

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