Individuals who hold Level I Certification in Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School or Secondary Education and wish to obtain a certification to teach in special education classrooms and programs may choose between two grade level certifications, PreK-8 or 7-12, both of which prepare the candidate for Pennsylvania certification. Both classroom instruction and field placements offer our graduate students a rigorous and well-rounded curriculum addressing critical areas of special needs instruction.
- Historical and Contemporary Perspectives in Education
- Psychology of Teaching: Development Perspectives
- Perspectives in Early Childhood Education
- Language and Culture
- Reading/Literature I
- Reading Literature II
- Interdisciplinary Teaching: Science
- Interdisciplinary Teaching: Math and Technology
- Interdisciplinary Teaching: Social Studies and Creative Exp
- Foundations and Current Issues in Special Education
- Diagnostic Assessment and Progress Monitoring
- Inclusive Classroom Practices
- Early Childhood/Elementary Student Teaching
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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- Master’s degree from an accredited institution
- Minimum graduate GPA of 3.5
- Computer competence and possession of, or access to, a computer with Internet access and printer
- A commitment to participate in the entire program of study in concert with the cohort group
- Participation in interviews with the Program Director and faculty
- A demonstrated capacity to complete a doctoral program
- Completion of all application requirements.
International765 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 765 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National765 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 765 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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