The teaching credential/M.A.
program can be completed in less than two years. The teaching
credential program begins in August and ends in June (Summer,
Fall, Winter, Spring quarters). Upon earning a teaching
credential, students may choose to complete the M.A. in two
additional part-time quarters (Fall and Winter).
To help you understand the cost of the Credential program, we
offer the following resources and information:
UC Davis Current Fees and Tuition, select the Education
Credential Program for California Resident (or International
Student if appropriate) for a breakdown of the tuition.
Budget. Visit Financial
Aid Cost of Attendance by Program to determine your total
budget which includes potential expenses of tuition, books,
mileage, health insurance and living expenses. The total budget
listed is the maximum amount of student
loan you may take either through the University or outside
lenders to attend the program. Your actual expenses may be less,
depending on your personal circumstances. One example is in the
area of Health Insurance which has an option to be waived if you
have comparable coverage. Visit UC Health and
Please review the attached Financial Information handout for
information on the different financial options. For general
financial aid information and to answer your questions regarding
your financial award, please visit the Office of Financial
Aid. You can reach them by email firstname.lastname@example.org
or phone (530) 752-9246.