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Credential Services are available for a wide range of needs. Applicants beginning a career in education can find guidance and information regarding application processing. To serve in an assignment requiring a California Credential or Permit in any school district in Butte County, it is necessary to have a valid authorization on file with this office.
Services and Information Provided include:
  • Registration of credentials, permits or certificates
  • Credential/permit renewals
  • Basic Skills Requirement (BSR)
  • Substitute Teacher requirements
  • Fingerprinting
  • Teachers trained Out-of-State
  • Child Development Permits
  • Designated Subjects Credentials


Dawn Christensen - Senior Credentials Analyst
1859 Bird Street, Oroville, CA 95965
Phone: (530) 532-5645
Fax: (530) 532-5787
Sharon Nilsson - Senior Credentials Analyst
1859 Bird Street, Oroville, CA  95965
Phone: (530) 532-5924
Fax: (530) 532-5787
Need to Clear Your Preliminary Teaching Credential? Contact our Butte Teacher Induction Program at 530-532-5800.