Merced County Office of Education

Payment Options

​​​​​Bridges to Leadership


Preliminary Administrative Services Credential Program (PASC)


Flexible Payment Options​



Please note that there is a $100 application fee. This will need to be paid in order for the application to be considered complete. This fee is non-refundable but will be put towards the overall cost upon acceptance into the program.


18 Months Course (face to face)​/15 Months Course (online)

Total Program Cost - $6,975

After a deposit of $1400, participants may choose from the following payment options:

​​O​ption A: 15 Monthly Payments of $365

  • ​Payments can be made by:
    • Check
    • Electronic transfer of funds
    • Voluntary payroll deduction*
*Note: This option is only available if VPD is accepted by the participant's district of employment.


Option B: Payment in Full - $6,975
  • This program can be paif in full by cashier's check.