Admission into the Bilingual Authorization Program (Spanish) requires the following:
Valid California Multiple Subjects, Single Subject, or Education Specialist teaching credential.* The prerequisite credential will also authorize instruction to English learners such as CLAD or an equivalent English Learner Authorization. (The Certificate of Completion of Staff Development is not equivalent to a CLAD authorization.)
Spanish language proficiency as demonstrated by the passing of CSET Spanish III Completion.
* A full list of eligible certificates can be obtained through the BILA Academic Coordinator, Adam Sawyer (firstname.lastname@example.org).