The following requirements must be fulfilled: 18 credits, including 6 credits in required courses and 12 credits in electives.

SPED 6276Academic and Psychosocial Assessment of the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Student
SPED 6277Teaching Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students with Disabilities
12 credits from the following:
CPED 6221Developmental Reading: Emergent Literacy
CPED 6551Second Language Instructional Methods
CPED 6556Linguistic Applications in English as a Second Language
CPED 6627Teaching Second Language Reading and Writing
SPED 6266The Development of Language and Literacy
SPED 6268Development of Children and Youth with Disabilities
SPED 6272Strategies for Inclusion: Addressing the Needs of Diverse Learners
SPED 6275The Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Student with Disabilities: Policy, Research, and Trends