NEW! Now Offered as a Summer Intensive Program

Give yourself a competitive edge in your field by adding a Supplementary Authorization to your existing credential in just 3 months during this summer intensive offering. In a matter of just four courses, you will learn everything you need in order to teach English curriculum designed for grades 9 and below. Open the door to more opportunity by diversifying the areas in which you are able to teach. This program is not NCLB compliant; additional units are needed to meet the federal regulation requirements for subject matter competency. The 16-quarter units earned in the Supplementary Authorization in Introductory English can be applied toward the NCLB compliant Subject Matter Authorization.

Note: Estimated tuition reflects new rates in effect starting summer 2024.

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    Est. Tuition $3,200

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    Learning Format Online

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    Duration 3 months *

    *Duration times can vary, talk to your advisor for more information.
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    Total Units 16 Units

Required Courses

Course Formats
Required (16.00 Units )
Advanced Composition for Educators - Part IAdvanced writing that integrates literature and vocabulary usage.
4.00 Units
Advanced Composition for Educators, Part IIAdvanced composition skills including multiple paragraph expository compositions that support use of analogies, paraphrases, quotations, opinions, comparison and contract, point of view, and transitions between paragraphs, passages and ideas.
4.00 Units
Classic American LiteratureReadings and discussion of classic works in American Literature including novels, short stories and poems.
4.00 Units
English Composition and Sentence StructurePrinciples of sentence structure and functions of English verb system will be addressed.
4.00 Units

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We offer multiple start dates to give you flexibility in your education, life and work schedules.

Jul29Summer 2024
Aug07Summer 2024

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