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Special Education Certificate

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Special Education Certificate

Certificate Program in Special Education Gifted Leading to Licensure 

Please contact the School of Education for the licensure requirements from the State Department of Education.

Required Courses: 39 credit hours 

GNED 201 Introduction to Teaching (3) or its equivalent
GNED 251 Field-Based 1(1) or its equivalent
GNED 352 Field-Based 2 (2) or its equivalent
RDED 511 Teaching and Diagnosis of Reading (3)
SPED 451 Field-Based 3 Special Education (6) or its equivalent
SPED 501 Diagnosis of Exceptional Child (3)
SPED 512 Foundations of Gifted Education (3)
SPED 514 Instructional Strategies for Gifted Education (3)
SPED 516 Instructional Planning & Curriculum Gifted Ed (3)
SPED 518 Twice Exceptional & Gifted Student (3)
SPED 520 Curriculum & Method for Student Severe/Except (3)
SPED 530 Reading Instruction in Special Education (3)
SPED 555 Classroom Management (3)
Certificate total credit hours required: 39 credit hours