Special Education - Cross Categorical Emphasis Degree Requirements (MSE)

Special Education MSE: Emphasis Cross Categorical is designed for working professionals with bachelor degrees who seek initial licensure in special education. Individuals with current emergency licenses are also ideal candidates for this program. Students complete a 36 credit MSE in three years with night and summer classes. Licenses earned include Cross Categorical and Learning Disabilities. Students without previous licensure must meet professional education standards for admission to the College of Education Professional Studies.

Admission Requirements Including Passing PRAXIS I

EDFOUND 710EDUCATION IN A PLURALISTIC SOCIETY3
SPECED 760FOUNDATIONS AND CHARACTERISTICS OF CD/EBD/LD3
SPECED 761INSTRUCTIONAL STRATEGIES FOR THE INCLUSIVE CLASSROOM3
SPECED 662EDUCATIONAL-DIAGNOSIS AND ASSESSMENT IN LD, E/BD, CD3
SPECED 700LEGAL FOUNDATIONS OF SPECIAL EDUCATION3
SPECED 640ADVANCED BEHAVIOR INTERVENTION STRATEGIES3
SPECED 783GRADUATE FIELDWORK AND PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT3
SPECED 686ACADEMIC INTERVENTION I3
SPECED 687ACADEMIC INTERVENTION II3
SPECED 680DIRECTED TEACHING/INTERNSHIP PRACTICA AND PHASE 4 SEMINAR3
SPECED 766PROFESSIONAL COLLABORATIONS: FAMILIES AND COMMUNITY AGENCIES3
Select one of the following:1-6
SPECED 776CURRICULUM AND METHODS FOR LOW INCIDENCE DISABILITIES3
PRACTICUM: LEARNING DISABILITY
and PRACTICUM: CROSS CATEGORICAL
INSERVICE PRACTICUM: LEARNING DISABILITY
and INSERVICE PRACTICUM: CROSS CATEGORICAL
Total Units37-42