Special Education (EDSP)
Online Prerequisite: Education Gate 2 with a score of 5 or Education Gate 2-Doctoral with a score of 5 and (Background Check Clearance with a score of 5 or Background Clear International with a score of 5 or Background Clear Out of State with a score of 5 or Background Clear Virginia with a score of 5) and (EDUC 525 (may be taken concurrently) or EDUC 651 (may be taken concurrently))
Candidates participate in a supervised field practicum in a special education setting to gain skills, knowledge, and experience working with individuals with exceptionalities. This experience provides beginning special education teacher candidates with the knowledge and skills necessary to understand and address the academic, social, behavioral, and transition needs of individuals with disabilities throughout the school setting. This practicum course may only be repeated one time with program chair approval.
Registration Restrictions: Background Check