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The Liberal Studies Program at CSUDH is an interdisciplinary undergraduate major designed primarily for students who intend to become an elementary or special education teacher or to pursue related graduate work.

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Teaching Credentials & Authorization

The College of Education offers many options for those seeking credentials and/or authorizations. Earn yours and start changing lives. 

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Certificates & Professional Development for Educators

Go to the next level in your career by earning a certificate. Higher Education Administration and Leadership (HEAL) is a 12-unit graduate certificate program which addresses the needs of career-focused professionals within higher education.

The Dual Language Learning certificate is for Spanish-speaking educators, and is a pathway to the Bilingual Authorization in Spanish.

The College of Continuing & Professional Education and the College of Education at California State Dominguez Hills has developed a professional development opportunity for educators to learn, practice, and enact wellness strategies to better care for themselves, students, and school communities.

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Master's Degrees and Advanced Credentials

The College of Education offers numerous master's degrees, some of which can be completed in tandem with advanced credentials. Learn how you can advance your career as a teacher, counselor, or administrator.


Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership Degree

The Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership degree at California State University Dominguez Hills is designed to ensure critically conscious equity focused leaders are ready to lead in all executive settings in the field of education by bridging the divide between educational practice and the rigorous acquisition and application of theory.