General Special Education, Certificate of Advanced Study

This certificate prepares candidates for a variety of roles working with children and adolescents with exceptional needs.

In addition to National College of Education Graduate Admissions Requirements, applicants must:

  • Submit official scores from the Miller Analogies Test (waived for applicants with a GPA of 3.0 or higher)

Program Details:

  • Requires 30 SH for completion

Required Courses

CAS Core - 3 SH

EDL 546Perspectives and Administration of Educational Policy


General Special Education Program Requirements - 8 SH

SPE 506Frameworks, Perspectives, and Collaboration in Special Education


SPE 502Language Development and Challenges in Children and Adolescents


SPE 503Collaborative and Consultative Teaming and Teaching


General Special Education Electives - 19 SH

Choose 19 SH of NCE graduate courses with advisor approval


For more information, please visit NLU Program Disclosures.