Certification Program in Secondary (7-12) Special Education

The certification program in Secondary (7-12) Special Education is designed for an individual who holds a grade level 7-12 Instructional I or II certificate in a content area (Biology, Chemistry, Earth & Space Science, English, General Science, Mathematics, Physics, Social Studies) or Reading Specialist and wants to become certified to teach Special Education in Pennsylvania secondary schools (grades 7-12). The program is approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Students who successfully complete the requirements will be recommended for the Secondary (7-12) Special Education teaching certificate. Course work is required in both education and special education.

This program is recognized by the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE).

Degree Conferred: Certification only