Supplementary Authorization in Computer Concepts and Applications

Supplementary Authorization: Computer Concepts and Application


Students working on computers

Supplementary authorizations are subjects added to Multiple Subject, Standard Elementary, Single Subject, Standard Secondary, and some Special Secondary Teaching Credentials in the subject area.

How do I apply for the supplementary authorization?

To add a supplementary authorization to an existing single subject or multiple subject teaching credential you must read and follow the instructions on the CTC website:

Suggested courses (16 units)*

EDIT 430 Information Technologies in the Classroom (4)

EDIT 484 Computer Authoring Tools (4)

EDIT 435 Computer Systems in Education (4)

EDIT 451 Survey of Instructional Media and Technology (4)

OR other approved Instructional Technology Courses


*As an added bonus when you complete the MA in Education Option in Educational Technology Leadership, you will also earn a Certificate in Computer Applications in Schools and the same coursework can be used towards the Supplementary Authorization Computer Concepts and Applications for individuals who hold a multiple or single subject credential.