We encourage seniors planning to teaching mathematics as a profession to:

Pedagogical Content Courses

About the Education Coursework

The Education coursework above is the pedagogical coursework required for a CA Teaching Credential. In addition, you will need to complete the EdTPA, a portfolio-like summative assessment. You will be guided through writing your EdTPA in these classes. Finally, the coursework includes 280 of the 600 hours of clinical fieldwork required for a CA Teaching Credential.


Math 105ABC

The Math 105AB&C coursework includes field experience that counts for 20 of the 600 clinical fieldwork hours required for a CA Teaching Credential. Prerequisite: 115A only.

Please note: The prerequisites for Math 105 are in the process of being changed. Please email rojas@math.ucla.edu with questions and/or for a 105 PTE!

credential requirements and pathways

Credential Requirements and Math for LA Pathways




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