Graduate Certificate in Transition Special Education

Offered online

The graduate certificate in transition special education prepares interdisciplinary personnel to be a change agent in teaching, leadership and support roles. The certificate program prepares leaders to assist youth with disabilities and at-risk youth to make successful transitions through high school to post-secondary education, competitive-integrated employment and full citizenship.  The curriculum integrates the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Advanced Knowledge and Skills for Transition Specialists.

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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 12 credits in required courses.

SPED 6230Vocational Assessment of Individuals with Disabilities
SPED 6233Curriculum in Special Education
or SPED 6235 Employment Models for Individuals with Disabilities
SPED 6236Introduction to Career and Career–Technical Education and Transition Services
SPED 6255Collaboration with Systems and Families