The Ventura County Office of Education is applying for the California Classified School Employee Teacher Credentialing Program (CSEP) grant. CSEP is a state-funded career pathway program for classified employees, leading to a teacher preparation program and teaching credential.  Eligible program participants may receive stipends for up to $3,000 to cover tuition, fees, and books. 

Enrolled participants who meet all the requirements must complete one school year of classroom instruction in the school district, charter school, or county office of education for each year that financial assistance was received.

PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Pass a criminal background check and,
  • completed at least 48 college level units. 

PARTICIPANTS MUST COMMIT TO ACCOMPLISH 
ALL OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • Graduate from an institution of higher education with a 
    bachelor’s degree.
  • Obtain a multiple subject, single subject, or educational specialist teaching credential.
  • Complete a school year of classroom instruction for each year of financial assistance received.
If you are interested in applying, complete the form below.