Credential Services

The Credential Student Services Office can provide all credential information and serves as a resource for departments and students.
A Credential Analyst will advise you on all credential requirements, monitor your progress towards obtaining your credential, will verify credential program completion and will make the final credential recommendation to the Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC). If you have any questions regarding credentials please email: 


Credential Candidates select the appropriate checklist for the program you have completed and submit all required documents on the checklist. Submit all documents as a packet to

2018 Petition for Credential

Please see below for appropriate checklist of requirements

Administrative Preliminary Credential Checklist

Multiple & Single Subject Intern Credential Checklist

Multiple & Single Subject Preliminary Credential Checklist

If you have completed the teaching credential program at Santa Clara University and are now seeking a teaching credential in another state please complete the following form and submit it to

Out of State Verification Form