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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Early Childhood Special Education - Infancy

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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234111 USD/year
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6869 USD/year
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The Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education - Infancy (ECSE-Infancy) program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas is a graduate certificate program designed for individuals who want to acquire specific ECSE-Infancy skills to meet the needs or demands of their workplace and a Nevada Department of Education (NDE) endorsement.

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Overview

The Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education - Infancy (ECSE-Infancy) program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas is suitable for students with no prior ECSE background, as well as for those who have prior ECSE knowledge or education and want to acquire specific additional skills. The following are examples of students who can benefit from the program:

  • Individuals who have graduated from an ECE undergraduate program or related program several years ago who can use the Certificate in ECSE-Infancy program to stay current with ECSE changes.
  • ECSE professionals who want to retool themselves to acquire new ECSE skills.
  • Individuals with no formal prior ECSE education who want to learn about ECSE and earn the NDE endorsement in ECSE-Infancy.

Learning Outcomes

  • Communicate and work with families of children who have disabilities and who are under 8 years of age.
  • Identify systems and processes related to the coordination and collaboration of services among other agencies and disciplines which serve children who have disabilities and who are under 8 years of age.
  • Describe issues regarding physical and medical management of children who have disabilities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Perspectives on Early Childhood Special Education
  • Family Education in Early Childhood
  • Assessment for Young Children with Disabilities
  • Seminar in Curriculum Development in Early Childhood Special Education
  • Strategies for Early Childhood Special Education

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum of GPA of 2.75 for all undergraduate work or 3.0 for the last two years of undergraduate study.
  • Completed Certificate application for admission.
  • One set of official transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities sent directly to the Graduate College.
  • A one page letter of intent that includes (1) the ECSE Certificate area of emphasis (Infancy or Preschool) you are interested in, (2) your professional and academic goals,  and (3) a discussion of your experience relative to the program. Please upload this letter when you apply on-line through the Grad Rebel Gateway.

Tuition Fee

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    234111 USD/year
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    234111 USD/year
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  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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