BSE, Special Education: Mild-Moderate Disabilities K-12 - Min. 132 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirements

Required Courses from General Education:

  • Physical Science with a laboratory (4)

Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (19 Hours)

Humanities or Fine Arts: AR186, AR188, or MU188

3 hours

Social Sciences: EC122 Economics for Educators (3) AND HI205 World Geography (3)

6 hours

Additional Science with Lab: Biological Science w/ lab (4)

4 hours

MA224   Mathematics for Elementary and Middle School Teachers (4)

4 hours

ED122 Education Technology

2 hours

Professional Education (23 Hours)

ED101   Introduction to Teaching (2)

ED102   Introduction to Teaching Practicum (1)

ED453   General Methods of Teaching (2)

ED454   Student Teaching Seminar (2)

ED462   Student Teaching (10)          

PY210   Educational Psychology (3)

PY223   Developmental Psychology (3)

Special Education certification (Mild/Moderate disabilities K-12) requirements (58 Hours)

 NOTE: We recommend that students have a second area of certification, in addition to Special Education certification.

ED103   Child Development (2)

ED264   Child Health (2)

ED303    Methods/Materials for Teaching Content Classes (3)

ED304   Methods and Materials for Teaching Content Classes Practicum (1)

ED315   Reading and Writing with Young Children (4)

ED318   Reading Assessment and Instruction (3)

ED319   Reading Practicum (1)

ED324   Methods of Teaching Mathematics in the Elementary/Middle School (3)

ED326   Children’s Literature (3)

ED327   Creative Arts (3)

ED329   Emergent Language (2)

PE322   Teaching Elem. School Physical Education (3)

SE203   Introduction to Special Education – MMD K-12 (3)

SE204   Diversity Experience for Special Ed. Majors (1)

SE213   Curriculum Methods—MMD Elementary (3)

SE214   Curriculum Methods Practicum (1)

SE223   Career Development (2)

SE233   Special Education Processes (2)

SE301   Curriculum Methods—MMD Secondary (3)

SE309   Curriculum Methods Practicum (1)

SE313   Counseling in Special Education (2)

SE321   Diagnostic & Prescriptive Procedures (3)

SE340   Mathematics Instruction for Special Needs Students (2)

SE341   Literacy Instruction for Special Needs Students (2)

SE345  Classroom & Behavior Management (3)

Minor And Electives (To Complete Min. 132 Hours)