C-TAG for Future Educators
The Chapman Transfer Admission Guarantee (C-TAG) for Future Educators is specially designed for future elementary and special education teachers from Santa Ana College and Santiago Canyon College. Completion of the
C-TAG Pathway offers guaranteed admission into Chapman's
Integrated Educational Studies (IES) major.
What is IES?
Chapman University's Integrated Educational Studies (IES) program explores the practice and theory of education in schools and in the community. IES offers early field experiences and opportunities to actively engage in and advocate for inclusive and supportive communities. The IES program develops future educators through culturally-responsive curriculum, critical and creative inquiry, and community collaborations. Aspiring teachers learn alongside and collaborate with students interested in nonprofit work, policy change, after-school programs, and businesses.
Is C-TAG for me?
C-TAG for Future Educators is designed for future elementary and special education teachers seeking to earn California multiple subject (elementary) or special education teaching credentials.
Are financial aid and scholarships available?
Up to full tuition scholarships are available for eligible C-TAG students transferring into Chapman's BA in Integrated Educational Studies (IES) program. Chapman has also committed to offer full-tuition scholarships to five SAC students in the first cohort.
How do I sign up?
Interested SAC students should
complete the Chapman C-TAG Interest Form. Upon completion of the form, you will be asked to attend an information session to learn more and your educational records will be pre-evaluated by a Chapman University advisor. If you have additional questions about your the program, we recommend contacting the Center for Teacher Education.
Upcoming Information Sessions
Students who complete the Chapman C-TAG Interest Form will receive a Zoom invitation via email to attend an upcoming information session:
- Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 5:00pm - 6:00pm
- Wednesday, October 13, 2021 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm
- Wednesday, November 17, 2021 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm