Teacher Education (Credential)

Please review the following instructions about applying to the program.

1: Apply to the university by January 15 (Priority) February 15 (Regular)

Apply to the university using Cal State Apply.

Please note: After you apply, you will receive your SDSU Red ID -- Your Red ID is required to submit your program application.

If you have not received your Red ID within 10-15 business days of applying, please contact Graduate Admissions. Red IDs may be issued anywhere between 1 and 15 business days, depending on when you apply. We recommend submitting your Cal State Apply application as soon as possible to ensure you receive your Red ID on time.

2: Submit Official Transcripts by April 1

Official transcripts must to be sent to Graduate Admissions.

Graduate Admissions
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-7416

SDSU Institution Code (GRE and TOEFL): 4682

Further details can be found on the Graduate Admissions website. You can check the status of your university application and transcripts by logging into SDSU WebPortal.

3: Complete the Program Application by January 27 (Priority) March 1 (Regular)

Complete the Teacher Education (Credential) program application using Decision Desk. A link to begin the application will become available on October 1.

Further information can be found on the department website: Teacher Education (Credential).

For specific questions about program procedures and requirements, please contact the program adviser at coeadvis@mail.sdsu.edu.

For technical questions, please visit the Decision Desk Applicant Support Site.