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Program Details

As a middle or high school English teacher, you’ll use the training in literature, reading, and writing gained from this program to inspire, motivate, and encourage students while ensuring that they meet established educational standards. The Bachelor of Arts in English with a Preliminary Single Subject Credential program provides a rigorous education to prepare you for all aspects of teaching, from planning and delivering lessons to evaluating student work and assessing progress. To prepare to teach the subject of English, you’ll dig deep into literary analysis and expand your critical thinking, written, and oral communication skills through an engaging curriculum of literature, composition, language and linguistics, and communication studies. When completed, you’ll be ready to take on the professional work as a single subject teacher in California.


High School Diploma or GED required.

Accreditation & Licensing

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission


Program is only open to residents of California.