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Extended Studies

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The main objective of The College of Education Extended Studies Program is to increase campus capacity to respond to the region's educational, training, and professional development needs to support current students, potential students, community needs, and other regional and state clients.

Course Description

The Online Added Endorsement & Special Education MA are designed for students who already hold a teaching license in another area of education (for example, elementary or secondary teachers wanting to earn a Master of Arts Degree in Special Education).

Course Curriculum

The program consists of 31 credit hours for the Special Education Endorsement.
  • SPED 5002 - Professional Seminar in Special Education
  • SPED 5003 - Classroom & Instructional Management
  • SPED 5004 - Self-Determination & Transition
  • SPED 5010 - Multisensory Structured Language Education
  • SPED 5011 - Assessment & Instructional Monitoring
  • SPED 5012 - Differentiated Instruction
  • SPED 5020 - Significant Support Needs
  • SPED 5021 - Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports
  • SPED 5022 - Consultation & Collaboration
  • SPED 5031 - Elementary/Secondary Student Teaching (Campus only)

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