For course descriptions, see our course catalog.

Required PreK-8 Special Education Courses

SPECIAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (15-18 CREDITS)

Course Number Course Name Credit
EDUC 505 Teaching Techniques for Low Incidence Learners 3
EDUC 603 Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum 3
EDUC 602 Reading & Learning Differences (Prerequisite: EDUC 600 or 603) 3
EDUC 685 Emotional and Behavioral Disorders 3
EDUC 686 Autistic Spectrum Disorders 3
EDUC 689 Early Intervention and Transition Planning 3

This certification requires field experience/observation hours, which are embedded in courses throughout this program.  For a list of courses requiring field observations, please view the College of Education Field Experience Observation Hours webpage.

Required 7-12 Special Education Courses

SPECIAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (15 CREDITS)

Course Number Course Name Credit
EDUC 505 Teaching Techniques for Low Incidence Learners (5 hrs of observation) 3
EDUC 602 Reading & Learning Differences (Prerequisite: EDUC 600 or 601) 3
EDUC 685 Emotional and Behavioral Disorders (10 hrs of observation) 3
EDUC 686 Autistic Spectrum Disorders (20 hrs of observation) 3
EDUC 689 Early Intervention and Transition Planning 3