The special calling to become a special education teacher
Sometimes the greatest challenges bring us the greatest rewards. As the dedicated faculty of our Special Education programs can attest, there's incredible reward in helping build critical skills sets and self-esteem among a wide variety of students with a wide variety of capabilities.
Our graduates are prepared to manage assessments and inclusion environments, along with the collaborative approach necessary when working with families, caregivers, and other school team members. With job growth projected at 3% through 2029 for special educators, our graduates are well-positioned for successful careers where they can make immediate and impactful differences.
- Bachelor of Science in Teaching and Learning (PK-12)
- Bachelor of Science in Teaching and Learning, Early Childhood
- Director of Special Education (DOSE) Endorsement (one of only four similar programs in the country)