Administrative Services Intern Credential (Tier I)

The administrative services internship program prepares a student to work as a paid school administrator while enrolled in the administrative services program. An internship candidate must be requested by a school district. Students receive support from mentors and university supervisors. To keep the internship credential active, a student must register for a one unit course each semester which provides guidance for individualized planning, mentoring and supervision. During each semester the district mentor, university supervisor and student have contact a minimum of three times to review strengths and administrative development. In addition, the student and university supervisor have contact at least two more times throughout the semester.

Unique Features

  • Series of five courses and five correlating supervised fieldwork experiences
  • Fieldwork interfaces with and relates directly to coursework
  • One unit internship course each semester
  • Exposed to relevant, on-site challenges facing current administrators
  • Up to six units of credit may be transferred into program with approval
  • Online/blended courses available

Our Graduates

This credential is designed specifically for educators entering into school administration. It meets all requirements for an entry-level administrative position in grades K-12 in the state of California.

Admissions Requirements

  • Application form and fee
  • Orientation interview (meet with program director for education plan)
  • Statement of intent (1-2 pages explaining your goals)
  • Three references (see form below)
  • Verification of passing the CBEST
  • Approved basic credential
  • Official transcripts of BA/BS degree
  • Verification of current negative TB test (within last 12 months)
  • Request letter from LOA
  • Verification of teaching experience
  • Verification of employment as administrator
  • Your admissions counselor may require you review the following documents during your application.

    Further Info

    Total Units: 28
    Online/blended courses available

    To schedule an appointment or for additional information, call or email:




    Amanda Krum-Stovall

    Front Desk


    Kaureen Brady 
    Tracie Grimes 

    Program information and tuition subject to change.