Special Education: Developmental Disabilities (GC)
The program is for an individual seeking an initial teaching license, add-on teaching license, or additional knowledge in developmental cognitive disabilities. Students work with an advisor to determine a plan of study for all courses needed.
This program satisfies licensure-to-practice standards for Minnesota and may satisfy standards for other states or US territories.Licensure/Certification Disclosure
Restricted ElectivesThe 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.
Licensure Requirement - Choose 3 Credit(s). Students without an existing special education license are required to take SPED 656