The FUSD Teacher Residency Program was created with you in mind, allowing you to earn your credential in one year while also receiving guaranteed substitute teaching opportunities every week at a higher pay rate. We have partnered with Fresno Unified School District to give you a year-long residency that meets your needs.


  • Teaching credential and Master of Arts in Teaching from FPU
  • Learn from district professionals
  • Year-long residency placement
  • Teaching position in Fresno Unified
  • Opportunity to earn up to $4,000 in substitute teaching
  • $15,000 financial stipend
  • Financial aid available