Candidates may receive a California State University San Marcos recommendation of a five-year Clear Multiple- or Single-Subject Ryan Credential if, in addition to completing program requirements for the Preliminary Ryan Credential, the candidate also satisfies:
(a) Fifth Year of Study
Completion of a fifth year of study (thirty (30) units of upper-division or graduate work). Applicants entering a professional teacher preparation program with a bachelor’s degree may use the preparation program as appropriate for the fifth year.
(b) Health Education
Completion of a course in Health Education including information on alcohol, narcotics, drugs, tobacco, and nutrition (EDUC 571 or PE 201 or PE 203 ). The requirement includes training in infant, child, and adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
(c) Computer Education
Completion of an advanced Computer Education course which includes general and specialized skills in the use of computers in the support of teaching and learning integrated into the curriculum (EDUC 422 or EDT 630 ).
(d) Special Education
Completion of a requirement in the needs of and methods of providing educational opportunities to individuals with exceptional needs (mainstreaming) (EDUC 501 ).