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Welcome to the Commission on Teacher Credentialing

The purpose of the Commission is to inspire, educate and protect the students of California. The Commission envisions all of California's diverse learners, preschool through grade 12, will be inspired and prepared to achieve their highest potential by a well-prepared and exceptionally qualified educator workforce.

  • March 2015 Statistic: Age Distribution of New Credential Holders in 2013-14
    In 2013-14, nearly 33,000 individuals received new credentials or permits in one of the following areas: K-12 teaching (Multiple Subjects, Single Subject, Education Specialist, Designated Subjects); services (Administrative, Pupil Personnel Services (PPS), Speech-Language-Pathology (SLP), School Nurse, Teacher Librarian) or in Child Development (CD) (Assistant Permit, Associate Permit, Teacher Permit, Master Teacher Permit, Site Supervisor, Program Director).
    February 25, 2015

  • February 2015 Commission Meeting Agenda Now Available
    The February 12-13, 2014 Commission Agenda is now available.
    January 30, 2015

  • The Governor's Budget 2015-16
    The Governor's Budget proposal for the Commission on Teacher Credentialing's 2015-16 fiscal year is available for review at the Department of Finance's website. Additional summary information regarding the teacher preparation proposals is provided here.
    January 15, 2015

  • Quick Facts 2013-14 Now Available
    The Commission on Teacher Credentialing's Quick Facts 2013-14 document is now available.
    January 9, 2015

  • 2014 PTTP Report
    Commissioners approved the 2014 PTTP Report to the Legislature during the December 11-12, 2014 Commission meeting. Funding for the PTTP is now folded into the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF). The 2014 report includes a description of changes to the PTTP and program funding as a result of passage of LCFF legislation.
    December 30, 2014

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