Those with a B.S. or B.A. in related fields may pursue an M.S. Ed in Special Education - Grades 7 to 12 Generalist (Curr: 8063). Those with an initial teaching certificate in a content discipline may pursue an M.S. Ed. in Special Education - Grades 7 to 12 Generalist with a content extension (Curr: 8063). All applicants for the M.S.Ed. in Special Education - Grades 7 to 12 will be subject to a transcript review to meet SED mandates.
*Students who hold an initial teaching certificate in another area will complete 3 credits of student teaching; those who seek a first initial certificate will be required to complete 80 days of student teaching.
Total Credit Hours 34-43
Additional Degree Requirements
All candidates must complete a capstone portfolio and portfolio defense in EDS 512 during or after student teaching.
All M.S.Ed. graduate students must earn a grade of B or better in courses used to complete program requirements. Students who fall below a 3.0 overall GPA will be placed on academic probation and are subject to dismissal from the program.