Specific Computer Science Supplementary Authorization

DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE: HOME

Application Deadline is August 10, 2020

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Become a Computer Science (CS) Teacher

CS Supplementary Authorization Certificate

Students programming

Why join this program?

  • Designed for High School Educators
  • Complete 10 university units that can be submitted for district salary points
  • CS in increasingly critical for student success in college and career
  • Expand your knowledge in computer programming, computer networking, software design, social issues in computing, and CS teaching methods
  • Become eligible to add supplementary authorization to your current teaching credential

Financial support may be available through SICE

Program Details and Important Dates

  • The program will be divided into three or four 12-week courses (spanning over 3 months)
  • CSSA Introductory requires three courses, and CSSA Specific requires an additional course.
  • Please refer to schedule for when the program starts
  • Each week will consist of up to 2.5 hours of synchronous instruction (usually Wednesdays from 5:00PM - 7:30PM) and up to 2.5 hours of asynchronous instruction.
  • This program doesn't require any experience in computer programming!