Cross-Categorical Special Education (Elementary Education Minor)

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Area of Interest
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College of Education, Engineering, Letters, and Sciences

The cross-categorical special education minor prepares teachers to strengthen their instructional practices, increase achievement for all students, and become educational leaders. Students who are following the path of earning a B.S. in education and wish to become special education instructors are perfect for this minor. The special education minor at also provides students with the cross-categorical special education license. The special education license obtained upon graduation is based on the student's major. If the student is an elementary education major, then their special education license will be for grades K–8, for example. Transfer course and waivers and/or substitutions could modify these credit totals.