Dean: Shireen Pavri
Telephone / FAX: (562) 985-4513 / 985-4951
Associate Deans: Cynthia Grutzik, Laura Portnoi
Assistants to the Dean: Kristina Hancock, Jessica Troncoso
Administrative Services: Carrie Hernandez, Melody Nielsen
Credential Center: Kit Van Wyk, Director (562) 985-4109
Development Office: Maryanne Horton, Director (562) 985-7477
Community Clinic: Kristin Powers, Director (562) 985-4991
Facilities Coordinator: Nanette Delany (562) 985-7609
SERVE: Dennis Esmeralda (562) 985-5499
Teacher Preparation Advising Center: (562) 985-1105
Director: Lisa Isbell
Systems Specialist: Matt Evans
Web Manager: Adam Amberden
The College of Education is a learning and teaching community that prepares professional educators and practioners who promote equity and excellence in diverse urban settings through pedogogy evidence-based practices, collaboration, leadership, innovation, scholarship, and advocacy.
The College provides undergraduate and graduate studies in education through four departments - Liberal Studies, Teacher Education, Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling, and Educational Leadership - and one university-wide program - the Single Subject Credential Program. Curriculum in college programs focuses on the preparation of personnel for teaching and educational service in pre-school settings, elementary, middle and high schools, community colleges, adult programs, and other educational agencies. Descriptions that include prerequisites and requirements for each credential, certificate, and degree program are listed in this catalog in the department that houses the particular program. Doctoral program information is included at the end of this section.
College programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC).
Please visit the college website at www.ced.csulb.edu for detailed information on departments, programs, centers, and offices.
Master of Arts in Education with Options in:
Master of Science in Counseling with Options in:
Art, Biology, Chemistry, English, Foundational Level General Science, Foundational Level Mathematics, Geosciences, Health Science, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Physics, Social Science and World Languages (Arabic, French, German, Korean, Italian, Latin, Mandarin Chinese, and Spanish)
Please refer to the College of Health and Human Services section of this catalog for credential programs in: