» Graduate Teacher Education Programs

The graduate teacher education programs at Chapman University's Attallah College of Educational Studies are designed to provide you with excellent, hands-on professional training for work in schools and communities.

Attallah College classes are taught by outstanding faculty dedicated to preparing the next generation of educators to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse student population in California schools.

Chapman’s low student-to-faculty ratio enables a personalized education experience.

To learn more about our graduate programs, explore the links below.

Teaching Credentials

Attallah College offers a variety of teaching credential programs for those who want to teach at the elementary, middle, or secondary level or in special education. Find the program that's right for you!

Special Education

The Master of Arts in Special Education and Education Specialist programs aim to develop highly competent, informed, and collaborative professionals working in inclusive communities.

Elementary School Teaching

The Multiple Subject Credential and Master of Arts in Teaching programs include graduate level credential courses that are embedded in the credential and master’s degree programs of study.

Secondary School Teaching

The Single Subject Credential and the Master of Arts in Teaching programs prepare those seeking to teach in secondary school settings to empower youth of all skill levels, cultures, and abilities.

Accelerated Five-Year Bachelor’s plus MA in Curriculum and Instruction (MACI)

With 5 years of full-time study, students obtain a bachelor’s and master's degree. The dual degree program also prepares students for both a California Teaching Credential (elementary or Secondary) and a Special Education Credential.

Information Sessions

To learn more about any of the Attallah College graduate programs, please register for an Information Session.