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Teacher of Students with Disabilities

Dominican College of Blauvelt

M.Sc.
Unknown
Duration
947 USD/credit
947 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

The teacher of Students with Disabilities program prepares students to work with learners who have various disabling conditions, including those who have multiple and severe disabilities.

Overview

This program is offered through the weekend quarter schedule. Students are required to hold at least initial certification in another area prior to enrolling in the SWD program. Completion of the Students with Disabilities program qualifies students for dual certification in Students with Disabilities together with the student’s prior area of certification: Early Childhood, Childhood, Middle Childhood, or Adolescence (Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, English, Math, Physics, or Social Studies). Students who successfully complete the SWD program are recommended for certification as a Teacher of Students with Disabilities as well as the annotation/extension in Severe/Multiple Disabilities. This is a 36-39 credit program (including additional credentialing for severe and multiple disabilities).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychosocial Aspects of Exceptionality
  • Psychology of the Intellectually/Behaviorally Challenged 
  • Introduction to American Sign Language 
  • Curriculum and Instructional Strategies for Teaching Students with Disabilities 
  • Positive Behavior Approaches

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Tuition Fee

  • International

    947 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 947 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    947 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 947 USD per credit and a duration of  .

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