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» C-TAG for Future Educators

The Chapman Transfer Admission Guarantee (C-TAG) for Future Educators is specially designed for future elementary and special education teachers from Santa Ana College (SAC) and Santiago Canyon College (SCC). Completion of the C-TAG Pathway offers guaranteed admission into Chapman's Integrated Educational Studies (IES) major.

What is IES?

Chapman University's Integrated Educational Studies (IES) program explores the practice and theory of education in schools and in the community. IES offers early field experiences and opportunities to actively engage in and advocate for inclusive and supportive communities.

Visit the IES webpage for more information the IES program and course offerings.

Is C-TAG for me?

C-TAG for Future Educators is designed for future elementary and special education teachers seeking to earn California multiple subject (elementary) or special education teaching credentials.

Visit our Teaching Credentials Information Page for more details about the different California teaching credentials available at Chapman and the steps to becoming a credentialed teacher.

Are financial aid and scholarships available?

Yes, absolutely! C-TAG applicants are reviewed for merit-based and need-based scholarships after an admission decision is made by the Office of Admissions. Filing a FAFSA may be required for certain types of aid. Undocumented and DACA students can learn more about financial aid options here.

How do I sign up?

For detailed course plans and pathway requirements, Santa Ana College (SAC) and Santiago Canyon College (SCC) students should contact their academic advisors and/or their respective program centers:

Note: Santa Ana College's and Santiago College’s current C-TAG agreement will end following the Fall 2023 admissions cycle. Fall 2023 admits will be the last cohort to follow the existing agreement. For information and advisement, contact the Center for Teacher Education at your respective school.