Stanford University is accredited by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing and is authorized to recommend candidates for credentials. The university offers a complete training program for both Single (Secondary) and Multiple (Elementary) Subject teaching credentials. Upon completion of a Stanford approved program, the credentials allow teachers to serve in California public schools.
Current Stanford undergraduates wishing to complete the requirements for a teaching credential should apply to the coterminal program at the Graduate School of Education. All other applicants should apply directly to the Stanford Teacher Education Program (STEP) at the Graduate School of Education.