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AUTISTIC SPECTRUM DISORDER CERTIFICATE

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Special Education Program

M.S. in Special Education, High Incidence Concentration

Program of Study

Students can either seek a concentration or an endorsement in High Incidence Special Education.

 

Courses for High Incidence Concentration

SD 700
Characteristics of Students with High Incidence Disabilities 3 hrs
SD 702
Strategies for Students with High Incidence Disabilities 3 hrs
SD 800
Consultation and Collaboration 3 hrs
SD 802
Seminar in Behavior Management 3 hrs
EL 812 Reading Instruction For Diverse Learners 3 hrs
SD 820
Assessment in Schools 3 hrs

SD 708

or

SD 709

Supervised Practice, High Incidence-Elementary I

or

Supervised Practice, High Incidence-Secondary I

3 hrs (either)

SD 808

or

SD 809

Supervised Practice, High Incidence-Elementary II

or

Supervised Practice, High Incidence-Secondary II

3 hrs (either)

ER 752

Analysis of Research 3 hrs
SD 899 Master’s Capstone Course in Special Education 3 hrs

Electives Required  (Choose from the following courses)
6 hrs
SD 703 SPED Paraeducator Supervision (offered every summer) 3 hrs
SD 703 ASD: Medical Issues & Trends  (offered every summer) 3 hrs
SD 760 Strategies for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders  (offered every fall) 3 hrs
SD 801 Seminar in Current Issues in Special Education (offered every summer) 3 hrs
SD 805 Advanced Behavioral Interventions (offered every spring) 3 hrs
SD 806 Family/Professionals Working w/Exceptionality (offered every spring) 3 hrs
SD 807 Secondary School Progr. for Individuals w/Special Needs (offered every fall) 3 hrs

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

36 hrs

 

Courses for High Incidence Endorsement

Endorsement PRAXIS II is required.

SD 700
Characteristics of Students with High Incidence Disabilities 3 hrs
SD 702
Strategies for Students with High Incidence Disabilities 3 hrs

SD 708

or

SD 709

Supervised Practice, High Incidence-Elementary I

or

Supervised Practice, High Incidence-Secondary I

3 hrs (either)
SD 800
Consultation and Collaboration 3 hrs
EL 812 Reading Instruction for Diverse Learners 3 hrs
SD 802
Seminar in Behavior Management 3 hrs

SD 808

or

SD 809

Supervised Practice, High Incidence-Elementary II

or

Supervised Practice, High Incidence-Secondary II

3 hrs (either)

SD 820

Assessment in Schools 3 hrs