Collaborative Teacher Special Education: K–12 — MEd/MS, EdS

Collaborative Teacher Special Education: K–12 — MEd/MS, EdS

Collaborative Teacher Special Education: K–12 — MEd (Alternative Certification, Online Option Available)

CodeTitleHours
Alternative Class A Education Program Checklist
Teaching Field: 18 hours
At least 1/3 of the program shall be in teaching field courses.
Required:15 hours
RSED 6120Curriculum in Elementary: Literacy and Mathematics in Special Education 43
RSED 6180Literacy and Instructional Classroom Management 43
RSED 7120Advanced Assessment in Special Education3
RSED 7230Advanced Behavior Management in Special Education3
RSED 7460Positive Behavior Supports 13
Select 3 hours from the following:3
Research in Specialization
Research Into Practice
Curriculum and Teaching in Specialization (Learning Strategies) 1
Advanced Teaching Methods in Special Education
Program Implementation in Specialization (Leadership) 1
Other advisor-approved courses 6000 level or above in the Teaching Field
Professional Studies: 36 hours
RSED 6150Literacy Methods in Special Education 43
RSED 6130Curriculum in Secondary Special Education: Literacy, Content Area 43
RSED 6230Rehabilitation Assistive Technology3
RSED 7910Practicum3
RSED 7920Clinical Residency 29
RSED 6000Advanced Survey of Exceptionality 33
RSED 6140Curriculum in Severe Disabilities 33
RSED 6160Framework for Collaboration in K-12 33
RSED 6170Transition from Birth to Adulthood 33
RSED 6190Community-based Instruction and Related Services 33
Total Hours54


Collaborative Teacher Special Education: K–12 — MEd/MS (Certification, Online Option Available)

CodeTitleHours
Class A Program Checklist for Teaching Field
Teaching Field: 33 hours
At least 1/3 of the program shall be in teaching field courses.
Required: 6 hours
RSED 7910Practicum3
RSED 6230Rehabilitation Assistive Technology3
Select 27 hours from the following:27
Advanced Assessment in Special Education
Advanced Teaching Methods in Special Education
Advanced Behavior Management in Special Education
Curriculum and Teaching in Specialization (Learning Strategies) 1
Program Implementation in Specialization (Leadership) 1
Research in Specialization
Research Into Practice
Positive Behavior Supports 1
Research and Thesis (required for MS degree)
Other advisor-approved courses 6000 level or above in the Teaching Field
Survey of Special Education/Diversity Course
See RSED 6000 in Additional Courses AND RSED 7400, RSED 7410, or RSED 7460 in Teaching Field 1
Additional Courses: 2
Advanced Survey of Exceptionality 1,2
Curriculum in Severe Disabilities 2
Literacy Methods in Special Education 2
Framework for Collaboration in K-12 2
Transition from Birth to Adulthood 2
Community-based Instruction and Related Services 2
Total Hours33


Special Education Collaborative Teacher — EdS (Certification, Online Option Available) 

CodeTitleHours
Teaching Field: 15 hours
At least 1/3 of the program shall be teaching field courses.
RSED 7420Research in Specialization3
RSED 7430Research Into Practice3
RSED 8030Disabilities and Professional Issues 13
RSED 8050Disabilities and the Law3
RSED 8950Seminar (Supervision & Adminstration)3
Survey of Special Education/Diversity Course
See RSED 6000 in Additional Courses AND RSED 8030 in Teaching Field
Additional Courses: 15 hours15
Advanced Survey of Exceptionality 1
Practicum 2
Other advisor-approved RSED courses 6000 level and above
Other advisor-approved supporting courses 6000 level and above 3
Total Hours30