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  Oct 20, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG] See drop-down menu above to access other catalogs.

Special Education, Teacher of Students with Severe Disabilities (All Levels) Concentration, BSE


Departments: Special Education 

Grade Requirement


A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 is required for acceptance into the professional education program, and it must be maintained throughout the program.

Admission Requirements


  • Students are enrolled in two majors, special education and an arts and sciences major
  • Students must meet the College of Education and Allied Studies Professional Education Program admission requirements that include, but are not limited to:
    • passage of the Communication and Literacy portion of the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure® (MTEL)
    • a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.8
    • completion of ENGL 101  and ENGL 102  with a minimum grade of “C+” prior to enrolling in SPED 300- or 400-level course work

Program Requirements


Prior to the student teaching experience, students must submit evidence that they have passed the General Curriculum and Math subtest MTEL®.

Total minimum credits: 33


Core Curriculum Requirements


A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the Undergraduate Academic Programs  section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, www.bridgew.edu/corecurriculum. For additional graduation requirements, see the Undergraduate Academic Policies  section of this catalog.