UC Davis offers both Multiple and Single Subject teaching
credentials as well as Bilingual Authorizations in Spanish or
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
A Multiple Subject
teaching credential authorizes you to provide instruction in
all subjects in a self-contained class for students in grades
twelve and below, including preschool, and in classes organized
primarily for adults. However, most multiple subject teachers in
California teach in grades K-6.
Single Subject Teaching Credentials
You will earn a Single Subject teaching credential in your
specific subject which authorizes you to provide instruction in
only that subject to students in grades twelve and below,
including preschool, and in classes organized primarily for
adults. However, most single subject teachers in California teach
in grades 7-12.
The UC Davis CalTeach/Mathematics and Science Teaching Program
(CalTeach/MAST) provides students with opportunities to explore
careers in K-12 mathematics and science education while
completing their degree in a STEM field. CalTeach/MAST
offers seminar/internship courses that will expose you to
teaching methods and practices in local area elementary, middle
or high school classrooms.