Graduate 2019-2020

Special Education M.A. — Generalist Emphasis

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Degree Requirements — 33 - 36 Credits

See “Special Education M.A.”.

Degree Requirements

Required Major Core Credits — 3 hours

SRM 600Introduction to Graduate Research

3

Required Emphasis Credits — 30 hours

EDSE 510Foundations of Special Education

3

EDSE 511Learning Environments and Cultural Considerations

3

EDSE 512Assessment, IEP Development and Instructional Planning

3

EDSE 613Applied Assessment

3

EDSE 614Behavioral Interventions

3

EDSE 616Scientifically Based Literacy Interventions

3

EDSE 617Mathematics and Content Area Learning for Students with Disabilities

3

EDSE 618Educating Students with Significant Support Needs

3

EDSE 619Secondary Services

3

EDSE 693Practicum in Special Education

3- 6

EDSE 693: Take 3 hours unless more is indicated at the discretion of the advisor. A candidate is required to pass all necessary licensure test(s) prior to completing the practicum, if they wish to receive an institutional recommendation for licensure from the University of Northern Colorado. When a candidate holds a valid license in another teaching area, the candidate can request a waiver of the practicum by the advisor.