Special Education

(18 Credit Hours)

Special Education Graduate Certificate

Learn how to inspire self-sufficiency and confidence in students with learning, emotional and mental disabilities by way of this 18-credit-hour program. As an educator, you will explore the characteristics of students with special needs and the educational procedures to teach them.

This program is ideal for regular and special educators seeking plus-18 or plus-30 advancements. It is designed for regular educators who are seeking initial coursework in special education. This program is also meant for special educators who are looking for additional coursework that will advance their knowledge in the field.

Admissions Criteria

  • Required 2.75 minimum GPA
  • Statement of professional goals
  • Copy of teaching certificate
  • Official undergraduate transcripts


For the most up-to-date information, visit Treasurer's Office Tuition and Fees.

Application Deadlines

Priority: January 15
Final: July 1

Priority: January 15
Final: April 1

Priority: November 1
Final: December 1

Contact Information

Adam Jordan
program director