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  Dec 11, 2017
 
 
    
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Special Education, Teacher of Students with Moderate Disabilities (PreK-8) (Initial Licensure) for Elementary and Early Childhood Teachers, MEd


Department: Special Education 

This program is intended for teachers who hold an elementary or early childhood education initial license and is designed to provide them with:

  • An initial license as a teacher of students with moderate disabilities, PreK-8, and
  • A Master of Education in Special Education, which fulfills the course work requirements for professional licensure in elementary or early childhood education

Admission Requirements


Candidates must:

  • meet all College of Graduate Studies admission requirements;
  • submit evidence of Massachusetts Elementary or Early Childhood Education Initial Teacher License; and
  • submit official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate course work.

Program Requirements


Candidates must:

Program of Study


Exit requirement


Successful completion of a comprehensive examination is required. Please see the Graduate Academic Policies  section of this catalog for additional information.

Total minimum credits: 37*


* On a case-by-case basis an individual course may be waived to bring the minimum number of credits to 34.