The Stanford Teacher Education Program (STEP) is a nationally renowned 12-month full time program preparing future teacher leaders at the elementary and secondary levels. STEP integrates a high quality academic program with a well-supported, yearlong classroom placement.
Candidates can apply to one of the following areas:
- Elementary Education
- Secondary Education
- Teaching of English
- Teaching of History/Social Science
- Teaching of Math
- Teaching of Science (Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science or Physics)
- Teaching of World Languages (Spanish applications only. French and Mandarin have been paused for the 2022-2023 admission cycle)
Upon completion, graduates receive a Master of Arts in Education from Stanford University and a preliminary California multiple or single subject credential.
The application for the 2022-2023 academic year is now open. The deadline to submit an application will be January 7, 2022 (11:59pm PST).
Please note, requirements for coterms differ slightly from outside applicants. Please make sure to review the coterminal application requirements page.