Berkeley Teacher Education Program (BTEP)

The Berkeley Teacher Education Program prepares teachers who are committed to co-creating powerful and enriching classrooms that embody the values, relationships, and experiences of a more just world.
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BTEP students in circle

BTEP is a 15-month MA/credential program that offers the following pathways:

  • Elementary/Multiple Subject Pathway (K-6/8)

  • Secondary Math and Science Pathways (Learn about Secondary STEM Opportunities through the Oakland Teacher Residency) 

  • Secondary English Pathway 

  • Secondary History/Social Science Pathway 

BTEP also offers supplemental authorizations in the following areas: 

BTEP Faculty and Students

Learn more about BTEP from our prerecorded Information Webinar that can be accessed here. 

After viewing the webinar (to be updated in summer 2022), you can sign up to attend weekly Q&A office hours via Zoom to get further questions answered. Q&A sessions are offered biweekly on Wednesdays from 12-1 California time, and are not required but a great chance to discuss the program in depth. 

Sign Up for Q&A Sessions Here (New dates coming soon.)

BE3 is now BTEP: Same program, new name. 

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BTEP Program Assistant

Program Inquiries: Susie Hill.