Los Angeles Urban Teacher Residency


Eligibility Requirements

Eligible candidates must have the following:

  • Received a Bachelor’s degree by June 30, 2022
  • Maintained a GPA of 3.0 or higher on the last 60 semester or 90 quarter units
  • Has not previously served as a teacher of record on any teaching credential
  • Fulfilled all eligibility requirements for admissions to the credential program at CSULA
  • Fulfilled all eligibility requirements for admissions to the Master’s program at CSULA
  • Fulfilled subject matter requirements for teaching math or science in one of these two ways:
    • Completion of a CCTC-approved subject matter program by June 30, 2022
    • Pass all sections of the subject matter CSET exam(s)
      • MATH:  Subtests I, II & III need to be passed by December 15, 2022
      • SCIENCE: Subtests I, II & III need to be passed by December 15, 2010. Subtest IV is not required
  • U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status

 Competitive candidates will have the following attributes:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written tasks
  • Ability to provide leadership as an advocate for equity
  • Ability to work collaboratively in complex situations
  • Ability to persist in challenging or ambiguous conditions
  • Ability to maintain high expectations for every learner in every situation
  • Ability to reflect critically on his or her own work and respond constructively to feedback


Selected candidates will demonstrate the following commitments:

  • Commitment to partnering with parents and community leaders to close the achievement gap
  • Commitment to teaching in LAUSD for a minimum of 3 years after completion of residency
  • Commitment to addressing the learning needs and strengths of every student
  • Commitment to continuous learning as an educator in high needs schools in LAUSD
  • Commitment to closing the achievement gap









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Los Angeles Urban Teacher Residency at CSULA
with the Center for Collaborative Education
2845 West 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90005
(213) 351-2000
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