Credential Resources

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing

The CTC website is a rich resource for candidates with information and includes the ability to search for credential holders and the status of pending credential applications.

For CTC information specific to the Teacher Librarian credential use this link.

San José State University Credential Services office

For information about the credential application process through San José State University, follow this link to the SJSU Credential Services office.

Emergency Credentials

The Credential Services office of San José State University handles all issues related to the renewal of emergency credentials. The renewal process is explained on their site.

Transferring Out of State Credentials into California

Individuals who have earned a Teacher Librarian credential in another state and are living or planning to work in California as a Teacher Librarian need to consult these resources. The first step is to determine if the first credential will transfer before attempting to transfer the Teacher Librarian credential.

Transferring your California Credential outside of California

The Credential Services office of San José State University handles all issues related to the transfer of your course work and credential outside of California.

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