The Ventura County Office of Education is currently accepting applications for the California Classified School Employee Program (CSEP). 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.

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:

  • Be a current classified employee at a Ventura County school district and,
  • completed at least 48 college level units. 

PARTICIPANTS MUST COMMIT TO ACCOMPLISH 
ALL OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • Graduate from U.S. regionally-accredited institution of higher education with a bachelor’s degree.
  • Obtain a California preliminary multiple subject, single subject, or educational specialist teaching credential.
  • Complete a school year of classroom instruction for each year of financial assistance received after obtaining the California preliminary multiple subject, single subject, or educational specialist teaching credential.
Program Application

APPLICATION PACKET DUE SEPTEMBER 6, 2019 

CLICK HERE to download the CSEP Application

Submit completed Application Packet to:

VENTURA COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION
Educator Support and Effectiveness
Attn: Erika Singletary
5100 Adolfo Rd. Camarillo, CA 93012

Applicants will be notified on September 20, 2019

Make sure you are including all of the following with your application.

  1. Participant Application (parts I through IV) including signatures
  2. Exam Registrations/Scores (CBEST, CSET, RICA) if applicable
  3. Official Transcripts from all Colleges and Universities attended
    If you are submitting electronic official transcripts, please email them to esingletary@vcoe.org
Administrative Services CenterVCOE Administrative Services Center 
5189 Verdugo Way • Camarillo, CA 93012
Phone: 805-383-1900 • Fax: 805-383-1908

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5100 Adolfo Road • Camarillo, CA 93012
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