ARL Program Requirements


  • Positive Attitude
  • Conferred Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 2.75 GPA
  • Passing Praxis Core or CBEST Scores
  • Passing Praxis Subject Assessment Scores (secondary only)
  • Attend mandatory ARL Information Session

Application Requirements

  • Resume
  • Transcripts
  • (7) Yrs Work History (no unexplained gaps)
  • (3) Supervisory References
  • Praxis or CBEST Score Report

Application Deadlines

Late Spring 2018 Special Education Program
Application Deadline: January 1, 2018
Candidate Notification: February 1, 2018

Fall 2018 Elementary, Secondary, and Special Education Program
Application Deadline: May 1, 2018
Candidate Notification: June 15, 2018

Testing Information

All candidates must take and pass all sections of the Praxis® Core Academic Skills for Educators assessment or the California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST®) prior to submitting an application.

Candidates interested in a secondary program must take and pass an additional Praxis® Subject Assessment in their desired area of licensure prior to application.

For more information on testing, please visit the FAQS & Resources page!

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