We strongly consider all applicants who apply to Teachers College of San Joaquin. The institution seeks students from diverse cultural, linguistic, and academic backgrounds, as well as those who come from a variety of work experiences. Applicants admitted to Teachers College of San Joaquin demonstrate strong potential for professional success in schools, academic and work-related achievement, and a commitment to inquiry.

Formal admission and acceptance to the College is required for applicants to enroll in post baccalaureate courses at Teachers College of San Joaquin.

Teachers College of San Joaquin is approved by the California State Approving Agency to enroll veterans and other eligible persons.


Questions? Contact the TCSJ Admissions department at or (209) 468-4926.

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Graduate Studies Programs

Program Applications and Forms

Master of Education, M.Ed.
Preliminary Administrative Services Credential Program (with or without an M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and School Development)
Clear/Induction Administrative Services Credential Program
Residency at TCSJ
  • We are no longer accepting applications for Residency@TCSJ. Applications for the next cohort will be accepted starting January 2022.
Teacher Induction
Mathematics Instructional Added Authorization (MIAA)

IMPACT Credential Programs

Application Forms

Pre-Service Preparation Program
IMPACT Intern Preliminary Teaching Credential Program
IMPACT CTE/Designated Subjects Teaching Credential Program
Adding a Teaching or Content Area or Specialty Area to a California Teaching Credential

Other Programs

Application Forms

Paraprofessional Training
Teaching Permit for Statutory Leave Training (for TCSJ Pre-Service candidates only)

Program Forms

District Approval Form-Preliminary Administrative Services Credential Program District Agreement form-Mathematics Instructional Added Authorization Employer Agreement Form