Many other merit-based and need-based grants are available. Consult the resources of the UC San Diego Financial Aid Office for more information.
Students planning to earn their single subject credential will need to take the California Basic Educational Skills Test, as well as the California Subject Matter Examination for Teachers (or follow an approved Subject Matter Preparation Program). See the UC San Diego M.Ed./Single Subject Foundations Program Handbook for more information about requirements of the UC San Diego Credential Program.
Teach California (Career planning help from the California Department of Education)
Certification Map (FAQ about teaching, teacher salaries, credentials)