The Specialist in Education with an emphasis in Special Education is a 33-hour program that provides a foundation in effective research-based practices. Students are prepared to design curricula and interventions for students with exceptionalities. This degree prepares practitioners to develop and implement quality services for students with special needs in P-12 education settings.
This program of study meets Mississippi's state standards for advanced licensure. Students who intend to seek licensure in another state should verify that this program of study meets the desired state's licensure requirements. For assistance with out-of-state licensure questions, please complete the Professional Licensure Form.