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Application Process

You must already possess your Master’s in Social Work or currently be enrolled in CSUS’ Master’s in Social Work program to apply to this program. We will not accept any other degrees or licenses. Please see the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing Requirements for more information.

We will begin accepting applications on January 3, 2019. The deadline to submit your application is March 28, 2019. A complete application packet includes the following:

  • PPSC online application
  • Personal Statement of Interest (Personal Statement of Interest)
  • Two Letters of Reference (Two Letters of Reference)
  • Sealed official transcripts of all colleges and universities attended, other than Sacramento State MUST be mailed to:
    • Attn: PPSC program
      College of Continuing Education
      3000 State University Drive
      Sacramento, CA 95819-6103
  • A $50 application-processing fee will be collected after eligibility has been determined.

Although not required, students are highly encouraged to complete the LiveScan and receive your Certificate of Clearance as soon as possible. 

Please note: If you have completed all 450 hours of your fieldwork, please see the Checklist of Fieldwork Paperwork and submit the appropriate fieldwork paperwork with your application. If you have not completed all 450 hours of your fieldwork you may still apply to the program following the steps above.

NOTE: Students are required to find their own placements if they have not completed their fieldwork hours. We do not assist with finding fieldwork placements.

Please click the “Applying for the Credential” tab here: