Thank you for your interest in applying to the Teacher Education Program at UCSB! Before applying, we encourage you to attend an Information Meeting, review our Program Values, or check out our Top 3 Reasons to Apply.
While there are many university, state, and program requirements, applying doesn’t have to be challenging. Complete the four application steps below and review the Application Handbook thoroughly.
1. Complete your application prerequisites.
3. Attach supporting documents.
4. Attend campus interviews.
Application deadline: February 1, 2022
For your convenience, we have created a TEP Credential & Program Requirements Checklist. This checklist will help you keep track of all of your state testing and other requirements that cannot be found on the eApp.
Application Drop-In Hours
Need support finalizing your application? Sign up for virtual, individual Application Drop-In Hours for personalized answers to your application questions. The TEP Office staff will be available from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm on:
- Monday, January 10 - Friday, January 14
- Tuesday, January 18 - Friday, January 22
For general questions about the program and application process, please contact the Teacher Education Program Office:
Office: ED 3230, Gevirtz Graduate School of Education
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-4pm