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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Early Childhood Special Education - Graduate Certificate

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/geprograms/early_childhood_special_education_gc.html

The Early Childhood Special Education Graduate Certificate is a variable certificate with 9 to 18 credits.

Core Competency Courses
Choose 6 - 15 Credit(s).
Core Competency Courses. This certificate is specifically designed to meet MN Board of Teaching (BOT) Licensure Standards. A student admitted to this program must work with an advisor to determine the exact number of credits needed to meet MN BOT licensure standards.

SPED 520 Education of Infants and Young Children with Developmental Needs 3
SPED 621 Assessment of Infants and Young Children with Developmental Needs 3
SPED 622 Collaboration with Families and Professionals 3
SPED 625 Methods for Working w/Infants and Young Children with Developmental Needs 3
SPED 627 Graduate Student Teaching: Early Childhood Special Education 3

Licensure Requirements
Choose 3 Credit(s).
Students without an existing special education license are required to take SPED 656

SPED 656 Initial Graduate Seminar: Special Education 3
SPED 659 Advanced Graduate Seminar: Special Education 3

A student admitted to this program must work with an advisor to determine the courses needed to meet MN BOT licensure standards. Courses may be needed from other graduate certificates in the department of special education.
 

Gainful Employment Program Information
The program is a Gainful Employment program regulated by the U.S. Department of Education. The U.S. Department of Education requires additional information be provided to you about this certificate program. For more information follow these links: