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Special Education Program Licensure Only

Program Requirements: 33 hours

Gateway 1: Admission to the Program (15 hours)

Requirements: Undergraduate degree with 2.7 or above GPA, Interview, and essay.

  • EDGR 5125 - Psychological Foundations of Education (3)
  • EDEC 5634 - Cultural and Legal Foundations of Special Education (3)
  • EDEC 5679 - Adaptive Technologies for Special Populations (3)
  • EDCI 5221 - Instructional Programs in Mathematics (3)
  • EDEC 5620 - Introduction to Exceptional Children (3)

Gateway 2: General Curriculum Competencies (Initial Licensure Requirements 18 hours)

  • EDEC 5621 - Classroom Management (3)
  • EDEC 5671 - Assessment in Special Education (3)
  • EDEC 5622 - Teaching Students with Special Needs in Elementary School (3)
  • EDEC 5623 - Teaching Adolescents with Special Needs (3)
  • EDEC 5630 - Collaborative Planning for Individualized Student Programs (3)
  • EDEC 5628 - Instructional Reading Strategies for Exceptional Children (3)

Licensure Requirements

  • Application for Licensure
  • Portfolio Review
  • Pass Praxis II for General Curriculum

Contact

  • Special Education Department (919) 530-7291
  • Coordinator: Dr Doris Tyler, (919)530-7691
 
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