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Miguel Martinez
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Are you looking for a career with a mission? Then consider pursuing a career in Education. Teachers/or Educators are critical thinkers and life-long learners who promote diversity, work collaboratively, and advocate for their students.

Sample of Careers in Education:

  • Adult Education
  • Bilingual Education
  • Educational Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Higher Education Professionals
  • Library Services
  • Secondary Education
  • Special Education
  • Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL)

The Career Center (LH208) offers ample resources and services that will assist you in exploring and planning to become a Teacher /or Educator.

As your College Career Specialist, I can assist you in:

• Major and Career Exploration
• Internship and Job Search
• Resume, Cover Letters, and Job Search Letters
• Interviewing
• Graduate and Professional School
• Professional Networking

Remember, the key to success is starting early and being intentional in your planning towards your future career goals. If you need further assistance with your career exploration, career planning, and career preparation; schedule an appointment by calling (657) 278-3121.

Center for Careers in Teaching:

If you are considering a career in teaching please visit the CCT for assistance in Academic advising. The CCT help you determined the appropriate majors, minors, general education, pre-requisite or any other course needed to enter a credential program.

For more information on the single and multiple subject credential programs, please visit the CSUF-Center for Careers in Teaching in Education Classroom Building (EC379) or go to

California Educator Credentialing Examinations Resource Sites:

If you are interested in Teaching you are required to take and pass the following qualifying exams such as the CSET, the CBEST and the RICA. For more information check out the following sites.

Educator Credentialing Examinations:

Commission on Teacher Credentialing:

Sample Job/Internship Search and Resource Sites:

Career Center's Titan Connection (accessible through student portal)
K-12 positions (certificated and classified)-EDJOIN  
Higher Education Jobs  
California Community College Registry  
TEACH California:

American Association for Employment in Education:

California Teachers Association –

Peace Corps:

Note that some of the ESL (English as Second Language) positions may ask for TESOL or TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language) credentials (master’s or certifications). 

Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship: Scholarship for Teaching English Abroad

JET: English teaching opportunities in Japan

World Teach: programs for teaching English abroad

Dave's ESL Cafe - - "The Internet's Meeting Place for ESL/EFL Students and Teachers from Around the World!" - -Search by region of the world to browse jobs teaching English as a Second Language

English International - - Information and advice on teaching English overseas

Office of Overseas Schools - - Includes U.S. Department of State listings of schools, training programs, and employment opportunities

Jobs Abroad in Spain-

International Jobs-Working Overseas- (this site has a listing of resources through the US Department of State, I clicked on American Citizens Abroad and navigated through the tabs to helpful information and found a listing various working abroad programs, under links to other sites:, you may want to do the same with others). 

Education Professional Associations:

National Education Association: http:
Association of American Educators:
Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA):
American College Personnel Association (ACPA):
National Association of School Psychologists:

College of Education Student Organizations

Child and Adolescent Studies Student Association (CSUF CASSA) -  CASSA is for students from any majors who are interested in working with children and/or adolescents.

Club TEACH (Teachers Encouraging Action, Change, and Hope) – contact

Club TEACH is a student organization that supports the professional development of the students in the combined Multiple Subject Credential & Master’s Program.

Student California Teachers Association (SCTA) -

Student California Teachers Association (SCTA) consists of college students pursuing careers as educators.

Student Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC) -

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities, and/or the gifted.

Higher Education Leadership Organization (HELO) -

HELO is an organization dedicated to the professional and personal development of the graduate students of the Master’s in Education Concentration in Higher Education at California State University, Fullerton.

Liberal Studies Student Association -

The association plans and participates in cultural and learning activities, social activities, and activities related to academic life.