Committee on Accreditation Agenda

Commission Meeting Room 
Commission on Teacher Credentialing 
1900 Capitol Avenue 
Sacramento, CA 95811

In response to Governor Newsom’s declaration of a State of an Emergency relating to the COVID-19 pandemic and Executive Order N-29-20.  The Commission on Teacher Credentialing will conduct the public portion of its meeting via Zoom webcast. Members of the Committee on Accreditation and Commission staff will not be present at the Commission office, but will participate by teleconference from other locations throughout the state. The public may access this meeting through the Zoom webcast. If they do not have computer access they may participate by telephone via the US Toll-Free call-in numbers delineated below.

Meeting Participation via Zoom Webcast
The COA teleconference meeting will be accessible for public participation through a Zoom webcast. The following link is provided to access the webcasts:

May 6, 2021 9:00a.m.
May 7, 2021 8:30a.m.

Public Comment Procedures
Members of the public wishing to address the COA on a subject to be considered at this meeting are asked to send an email to   The email must include the following information:
Agenda item number in the subject line
Name and affiliation of the person who will address the COA
Note: The name of individual requesting to speak must match the name used to join the webinar and/or include the telephone number if joining the meeting through teleconference.

Public comment may be limited to one-minute per speaker depending on the volume of speakers wishing to speak to a particular agenda item. 

Meeting Participation via Teleconference
If you do not have access to a computer, the public may participate in the COA meeting by dialing US

+1 669 900 6833, +1 346 248 7799, +1 877 853 5257

May 6, 2021 meeting ID code is 832 6405 4339
May 7, 2021 meeting ID code is 830 4905 9289

Note: Individuals calling from a blocked telephone number who plan to make public comment (see below) on an agenda item during the course of the meeting must unblock their telephone number by dialing *82 prior to entering the toll-free number listed above.

Pursuant to Executive Order N-25-20, the COA will meet via teleconference. 

This meeting will be fully accessible to the public in two ways: in person at the Commission offices, 1900 Capitol Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95811, or via the link listed below.

Members of COA will not be present at the Commission offices, but will participate from other locations throughout the state. 

Members of the public may address the body at the appropriate time on the agenda either in person at the address listed above or through the link listed below.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Watch Recording:  Part 1 | Part 2

PLEASE NOTE: All linked agenda items are in PDF Format...

TimeItem #

Item Status
Action or Information

Item Topic
8:30a.m.1Call to Order and Roll Call
2ActionApproval of the Agenda
3ActionApproval of the Minutes of the Prior Meeting
4InformationCo-Chair and Member Reports
5InformationStaff Reports

Program Approval Recommendations



    Program Status Changes


    Initial Program Approval for New Program Sponsors

    9Information/ActionDiscussion of Institutions Not In Compliance with Accreditation Timelines
    9:45am10ActionReport of the Accreditation Team to Keppel Union School District
    10:00am11ActionDiscussion of the 7th Year Report from Napa County Office of Education to Address Stipulations
    10:30am12ActionReport of the Revisit Team to Sonoma County Office of Education
    10:45am13ActionReport of the Accreditation Team to San Jose State University
    11:00am14ActionReport of the Accreditation Team to Merced Union High School District

    Report of the Revisit Team to Summit Public Schools

    1:00pm16ActionReport of the Accreditation Team to Milpitas Unified School District
    1:30pm17ActionReport of the Accreditation Team to Modesto City Schools
    1:45pm18ActionReport of the Accreditation Team to Conejo Valley USD
    2:00pm19ActionReport of the Accreditation Team to University of LaVerne
    2:15pm20ActionReport of the Accreditation Team to The Master’s University
    2:30pm21ActionReport of the Accreditation Team to St. Mary’s College of California

    22InformationDiscussion of Proposed Changes in Language for Initial Program Review Preconditions

    Public Comment


    All Times Are Approximate and Are Provided for Convenience Only

    The order of business within each day may be changed without notice. All items may be re-ordered to be heard on any day of the noticed meeting.

    This agenda and material are available on the CTC Meetings page. For further information on this agenda, please contact Michelle Bernardo at Professional Services Division, 1900 Capitol Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95811.

    Reasonable accommodation: Any person with a disability requiring disability-related modifications or accommodations to participate in the meeting, including auxiliary aids or services, may make a request by contacting Michelle Bernardo at or sending a written request to that person at 1900 Capitol Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95811. Requests should be made as soon as possible but at least five working days in advance of the meeting.

    Updated April 07, 2020