Teaching Options & Degree Plans
All-Level Special Education
This program prepares a candidate to teach only students with exceptional learning needs from early childhood through twelfth grade. Field experiences focus on students with varying levels of disability ranging from mild to severe.
The Texas certificate affiliated with this program is called Special Education EC-12.
Elementary EC-6 with Special Education Supplemental (i.e., Dual Program) This program is a supplement to the Elementary Teacher Program (Early Childhood – 6th). This program prepares candidates to teach both general education elementary students and special education students. Field experiences focus on students with mild disabilities.
The Texas certificate affiliated with this program is called Special Education Supplemental.
For more information about advising, visit the School of Education Advising Office Website.
For more information about teacher certification, visit the School of Education Office of Professional Practice website.