Certificate Hybrid1 year

Adult Learning Disabilities


The needs of adults with learning disabilities (LD) are complex. Professionals who work with these individuals must possess a high level of expertise in the areas of learning disabilities theory, assessment, educational methodologies, instructional strategies, advising and counseling techniques, service delivery models, and knowledge of legal mandates and disability rights.

The Adult Learning Disabilities certificate program provides high quality, relevant course work that prepares participants to more effectively serve adults with learning disabilities.

Overview Sacramento4 days

Advanced Placement ® Summer Institute
July 15-18, 2024

The Advanced Placement Summer Institute at Sacramento State is committed to providing educational continuity to all educators seeking the Advanced Placement (AP®) skill set.   
Come learn with us!  We currently plan to be in-person this coming July.  


The AP® Summer Institutes are subject-specific professional development opportunities that provide teachers with the support and training needed to teach AP® courses.

Program Overview 1 YearOnline

Career Technical Education (CTE) Credential


Teaching in a Career Technical Education (CTE) pathway is where some of the most innovative teaching is happening today in education. Career Technical Education teachers are in high demand.

This is an opportunity for you to put your professional experience to use in the classroom. You will be an essential support for workforce development and help a young person set a path for their career. Our program will provide the information you need to know to transform your career knowledge into an educational curriculum.


Sac State’s College of Continuing Education Offering New CTE Credential

Determined to offer teachers the opportunity to put professional experience to use in the classroom and become an essential part of workforce development, Sac State’s College of Continuing Education (CCE) is now offering a CTE Credential. The only one of its kind in Sacramento County, this new educational resource is giving those who are currently having to travel to similar programs in Southern California a credentialing option much closer to home.

Academic Units Online1 year

Computer Science Supplementary Authorization


Do you want to be authorized AND well-prepared to teach K-12 computer science? This program will help you get there.  California’s Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) offers a “Supplementary Authorization” for credentialed teachers.  This allows you to teach computer science in K-12 settings even if your baccalaureate degree was not in computer science. By taking the courses in this program, you can apply for the supplementary authorization and become qualified and prepared to teach K-

Certificate Online1 year

Dropout Prevention Specialist


Through the Dropout Prevention Specialist (DPS) certificate program, you can learn to identify potential dropouts, understand the reasons students leave school, and gain the skills to implement prevention strategies in an effective and timely manner. You will learn how to involve all stakeholders (teachers, parents and students) to prevent students from leaving school prematurely.

This program is delivered entirely online.

Program Overview 2-6 MonthsHybrid Delivery

Single Subject Science/Math Credentials


Do you want to be credentialed AND well-prepared to teach middle/high school math or science? By taking courses in this program, you will be prepared to meet subject matter competency requirements for a single subject teaching credential (Foundational Level Mathematics or General Science, Biology, Chemistry or Physics).