College Credit for Coursework
Teachers participating in NCTIPís Teacher Induction or online classes (Health or Technology In Education) have a variety of credit options available for completed course work.
Many school districts allow teachers to utilize college credits to move over on their salary schedule. Please check your districtís policy regarding the acceptance or need for approval of college credits prior to registering.
Health Class: Humboldt State University (HSU) offers one unit of college credit for completion of NCTIPís Health Class. Register online.
Technology In Education Course: Sonoma State University (SSU) provides two units of college credit for completion of NCTIPís Technology In Education Course. If completing this course to meet your technology credential requirement, purchasing SSU units is mandatory. Information on registering for these units is provided after confirmation of course enrollment.
NCTIPís Candidates and Mentor Teachers can earn college credit for their Teacher Induction coursework. The options listed below are specifically designed for salary advancement or credential renewal.
Humboldt State University (HSU) offers extended education semester units to teachers participating in NCTIP (3 units for Candidates, 2 units for Mentors - cost is $50 per unit). A link for purchasing units will be emailed to eligible participants after each semester closes (early February for Fall and late June for Spring).
Fall semester deadline to purchase units without a late fee - May 15th of the following year (i.e. Fall 2017 units are available until May 15, 2018). After May 15th a $25 late fee will be charged.
Final deadline for retroactive Fall units - December 31st of the following year (i.e. retroactive Fall 2017 units are available until December 31, 2018).
Spring semester deadline to purchase units without a late fee - December 15th of the current year (i.e. Spring 2018 units are available until December 15, 2018). After December 15th a $25 late fee will be charged.
Final deadline for retroactive Spring units - May 31st of the following year (i.e. retroactive Spring 2018 units are available until May 31, 2019).
If you did not receive your email notification or are seeking retroactive units, please contact email@example.com.
Simpson University (SU) offers continuing education graduate-level credits for completion of Teacher Induction (6 units per one year of Induction). Register via Simpson's website. To obtain verification of completion of Teacher Induction, contact NCTIPís regional office at 707-524-2818 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org after program year completion. Deadline to register: October 1st that follows the program year completion (Year 1 or Year 2). Transcripts are available upon request through Simpson U.
University of the Pacific (UOP) offers graduate-level professional development semester units for completion of Teacher Induction Training (4 units per semester). Retroactive credits are available until May 31st of the year following program completion. You may register for units after each semester or program year completion via UOPís website. To obtain verification of Teacher Induction completion, contact NCTIP regional office at 707-524-2818. Transcripts are available upon request through UOP.
Teacher Induction transfer units towards a Masterís Degree are available through Brandman or Dominican Universities.
Brandman University has a special transfer option for teachers who have completed (or are about to complete) a Teacher Induction program for a clear credential. Brandman will award 12 units for Teacher Induction towards your Master's in Education Ė Teaching and Learning degree. Learn more. To obtain verification of Teacher Induction completion, contact NCTIP regional office at 707-524-2818.
Dominican University of California offers articulated units for a Masterís degree in Education: Teacher Leadership to teachers who have completed NCSOEís Teacher Induction Program. Additionally, candidates who earned their credential through Dominican can be awarded 15 units towards their Masterís. Learn more. To obtain verification of Teacher Induction completion, contact our regional office at 707-524-2818.
The University of Phoenix offers a credit waiver of 13 credits towards their MA in Education Curriculum & Instruction to teachers who have completed a Teacher Induction Program. Teachers also receive a tuition reduction of 10% on the remaining 22 credits to complete the program. Learn more or contact Penny Roberts, Regional Education Development Specialist at email@example.com.
National University is providing an opportunity for Administrators completing the Preliminary Services Credential Program through the North Coast School of Education to earn their Masters degree. For more information please contact National University's Faculty Advisory, Glenn Sewell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Phoenix's MAED Administration Bridge Program waives up to 26 credits free towards their MAED Administration when a candidate successfully completes a Preliminary Administrative Service Credential program. Candidates also receive a tuition reduction of 10% on the remaining credits to complete the program. For more information, please contact Penny Roberts, Regional Education Development Specialist at email@example.com.