Graduate Certificate in Transition Special Education

Offered online

Empowering Youth to Lead a Better Future Earn your Graduate Certificate in Transition Special Education from the George Washington University (GW) and gain the required knowledge, skills and competencies to assist youth and young adults with disabilities as they transition to postsecondary opportunities. In the special education transition certificate program, you will focus on social justice as you join a community of transition leaders from across the country, learning to design and implement transition and career assessment strategies to help ensure the success of youth as they transition to adult life.

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Program Entry: Spring, Summer, Fall
Prerequisites: Bachelors Degree
Campus: Online
Application Requirements -Online Application
-Statement of Purpose
-2 Letters of Recommendation
-Application Fee

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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