Special Education Mission


Our mission is to train teachers to work with children and youth with mild/moderate disabilities.  We offer:

  • A masters degrees in special education for mild/moderate disabilities K-12,

  • Endorsement programs for elementary education teacher candidates and elementary education teachers in mild/moderate disabilities, K-6,

  • Courses leading to an academic minor in special education for individuals in related majors (child development, criminal justice, social work),

  • Service courses for all education majors: CSP 340- Survey of Exceptional Children,

  • Consultation to parents of children with disabilities about legal rights,

  • Consultation and training to school districts in best educational practices,

  • Resources and/or consultation to individual teachers about inclusive practices.