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Accreditation ensures that your studies in the Graduate School of Education are of the highest standard, backed by expert faculty, and built on in-depth clinical experiences.

Our Accreditations

Touro University California Accreditation

Touro University California is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

Graduate School of Education Accreditation

Touro California's Graduate School of Education (GSOE) is granted the authority to offer Master of Arts in Education (MA. Ed) and Master of Education (M.Ed.) degrees by the WASC Senior College and University Commission.

The GSOE is certified to recommend and authorize teacher credentials by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC). Touro University California is fully endorsed by the CCTC until spring 2026.

Preconditions for California Educator Preparation Programs

In 2004, GSOE was approved by the CCTC to offer single subject and multiple subject credential programs. The educational specialist programs were approved in 2005. In 2008, administrative services credentials were added. 

Preconditions Documents

  1. General Preconditions
  2. Preliminary Multiple Subject/Single Subject Preconditions 
  3. Preliminary Education Specialist Preconditions 
  4. Intern Multiple Subject/Single Subject Preconditions 
  5. Intern Education Specialist
  6. Preliminary Administrative Services Credential and Intern
  7. Clear Administrative Services Credential