Childhood Special Education, Advanced Certificate
The Childhood Special Education Advanced Certificate program is for teachers who already possess initial, provisional, permanent, or professional certification in Childhood (grades 1-6) or Elementary Education (pre-k-6). The 15-credit program leads to New York State certificate for teaching Students with Disabilities (grades 1-6). The coursework and field experiences develop competencies in understanding, assessing, and instructing students in special education.
The program does not lead to a degree.
In addition to the general admission and completion requirements for master’s level graduate study, candidates must provide evidence of their initial/provisional or permanent/professional certification as a childhood or elementary teacher.
Program of Study
|CTGE 5159||ASSESSMENT OF ALL CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES||3|
|CTGE 5161||DIFFERENTIATING INSTRUCTION FOR ALL STUDENTS||3|
|CTGE 6340||INTERVENTIONS READ / WRITE||3|
|CTGE 6350||POSITIVE BEHAVIOR SUPPORT||3|
|CTGE 5222||PRACTICUM FOR IN-SERVICE TEACHERS||3|
Candidates who did not take a special education foundation course prior to admission can take a foundation course concurrently with required courses for the extension program.