School of Graduate Studies
Dr. Meghan Ferraro
Teachers without Special Education certification may enroll in the MEd in Special Education Option 1 to obtain PA Special Education certification. The courses in this program are designed to meet all Pennsylvania Department of Education Special Education guidelines and Council for Exceptional Children standards. The program is 36 credits.
Teachers already holding Special Education certification may enroll in the MEd in Special Education Option 2. This program is designed to develop and improve knowledge of and performance in core professional competencies related to the field of special education. Students can choose to specialize in autism or behavior management. The program is 30 credits.
Teachers who matriculate into the MEd in Special Education Option 2 may also earn the Autism Spectrum Disorders Endorsement Certificate.