Supplementary authorizations allow the holder to add one or more subjects to his or her teaching credential. There are two types of supplementary authorizations; introductory and specific. The introductory supplementary added to Single subject teaching credential authorizes the holder to teach at any grade level the supplementary subject matter content typically included in curriculum guidelines and textbooks for study in grades 9 and below. The introductory supplementary added to a Multiple subject teaching credential authorizes the holder to teach departmentalized classes related to the supplementary in grades 9 and below. The specific supplementary added to the Single subject teaching credential authorizes the holder to teach the specific subject in grades preschool, kindergarten-12, and classes organized primarily for adults.
Supplementary Authorization & Subject Matter Authorization
Supplementary and Subject Matter Authorization Worksheet:
Non-Core Supplementary Authorization:
- Supplementary Authorization Worksheet
(including Agriculture, Business, Computer Concepts, Home Economics, Industrial Arts, Physical Education)
Non-Core Specific Subjects Supplementary Authorization:
Sign up sheets are available in CEHHS Student Services office for students interested in teaching Middle School and for students wanting to add another Subject to their credential. To sign-up, please call 760-750-4277 or visit the CEHHS Student Services office located in University Hall 221.