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Special Education - Early Childhood and Childhood (Birth-grade 6)

State University of New York at New Paltz

12 months
Duration
23100 USD/year
23100 USD/year
11310 USD/year
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About

The graduate program in Special Education - Early Childhood and Childhood (Birth-grade 6) from State University of New York at New Paltz has been carefully designed to prepare teacher candidates with the skills and qualifications needed to begin a fulfilling career. 

Overview

Learning outcomes

Applicants with NYS Initial Certification in Early Childhood Education (B-2) or Childhood Education (1-6) will complete 38 credit hours of course work. 

Upon successful completion of the Special Education - Early Childhood and Childhood (Birth-grade 6) program from State University of New York at New Paltz, teacher candidates are eligible for the NYS Education Department initial certification in Early Childhood Special Education B-2 and Childhood Special Education 1-6.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Educational Assessment of Students with Disabilities
  • Issues and Research in Sp Ed
  • Foundations of Literacy for Childhood Students with Disabilities
  • Fieldwork III: Primary (Grades 1-3)
  • Instructional and Behavioral Environments
  • Collaboration Strategies
  • Instructional Practices in the Content Areas for Childhood Students with Disabilities

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

38 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Evidence of initial certification in Early Childhood Education (B-2) or Childhood Education (1-6)
  • One official transcript of all undergraduate and graduate work providing evidence of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution with at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
  • Describe your personal and professional experience that led you to apply to the New Paltz Special Education program. How do you see the New Paltz Special Education program helping you advance toward your professional goals? The response should be 300- 400 words in length. The special education faculty will examine the writing sample with respect to content, clarity, and organization of ideas, grammar, and style.
  • Contact information for three references capable of addressing your ability to successfully complete a rigorous graduate program in Special Education.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New Paltz

1138 - 2480 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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