The School of Education at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) is a dynamic academic unit dedicated to collaborative efforts to improve teaching and learning at all levels. We have formed productive partnerships with area school districts to enhance teaching and teacher education. Our professional education programs are state-of-the-art and include initial teacher credential programs, masters programs for experienced teachers, a credential program for aspiring school administrators, and a joint doctoral program in educational leadership. We devote continuous attention to issues of cultural and linguistic diversity in all aspects of the School of Education and its operation.  The faculty, staff, and administration have constructed a collegial model of decision-making and we model learning community in all of our programs and activities. The School of Education is approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing and accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.

To learn more about current openings in the School of Education, visit the web links under Career Opportunities.

The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.

Positions are subject to employment verification, education verification, reference checks and criminal record checks.  A background check (including the criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU.  Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

CSUSM has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and was recently named one of the top 32 Colleges most friendly to junior faculty by the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education.  Visit for more information.

California State University San Marcos is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer strongly committed to equity and diversity and seeks a broad spectrum of applicants in terms of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability and veteran status.

Career Opportunities

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Visit faculty opportunities webpage for additional information on faculty openings in the university.