Master’s Degree & Teaching Credential Programs

UCLA’s Teacher Education Program (TEP) prepares aspiring teachers to become social justice educators in urban settings.

To serve a wide range of aspiring and accomplished educators, UCLA’s Center X offers several pathways that culminate in a master of education degree, teaching credential or authorization.

Become a Teacher

Graduate Students

Bilingual Authorization

Experienced (Credentialed) Teachers

Become a Math or Science Teacher

UCLA Undergraduates

Become a Music Teacher

UCLA Undergraduates

Not sure which Program Pathway fits you?

The Pathways Offered by Subject page outlines the academic program pathways available
based on your area of interest.

What makes TEP special is its deep commitment to equity and justice in education. As social justice educators we are prepared to embark on a journey to impact our classrooms, the teaching profession, and the community beyond.”

Leib Sutcher

TEP Novice Year at Lawndale High School, 2018-2019