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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Special Education: Developmental Disabilities - Graduate Certificate

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

The Developmental Disabilities Graduate Certificate is a variable certificate with 10 to 14 credits.  

Core Competency Courses
Choose 7 - 11 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 652  Characteristics and Assessments: Students w/DCD  4  
SPED 653  Methods and Behavior Strategies: Students w/DCD  4  
SPED 655  Graduate Student Teaching: DCD  3  
 
Licensure Requirement
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: