The PASC program is designed for professionals who are seeking an administrative position in a school, district, or county setting, or for teachers who desire to expand their leadership capacity. PASC is a state-accredited program designed to provide candidates with the practical and research-based framework effective educational leaders need to meet the demands of the 21st-century learning environment. Program instructors are current or former site and district administrators who possess deep knowledge and understanding of effective instructional leadership and school management.

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Program Eligibility

  • Valid teaching or service clear credential, with at least 5 years full-time experience
  • Passage of CBEST examination

Program Review

  • Face-to-face seminars one weekend per month (24 days)
  • Online follow-up
  • Fieldwork (60 hours)
  • Small class sizes

Program Goal

  • Preliminary Administrative Services Credential
  • Optional Master’s Degree (and Doctoral pathway)available through an accredited university on completion of an additional year of coursework
  • Optional Extended Education credits available through an accredited university

Location of Classes

Santa Barbara County Education Office
4400 Cathedral Oaks Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93110
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Program Cost

$6,750/Candidate
Payable in five installments throughout the year. Financing is available through the Santa Barbara Teachers Federal Credit Union. There will be an additional cost for books.