The following courses must be completed prior to beginning the Special Education program:

  1. CPSE 203 (can be taken as early as freshman year)
  2. CPSE 410
  3. CPSE 480
  4. MthEd 305
  5. MthEd 306

Applicants are also required to complete 20 hours of volunteer work: 10 hours each in a mild/moderate and a severe disabilities setting.

Please be aware that there may be additional prerequisites if you plan on completing the optional TESOL minor or ASL courses. 

Once you complete the remaining application requirements, you can apply online here.

Fingerprint background clearance is required to add CPSE courses. Please contact Education Advisement Center (350 MCKB) for more information.

Most prerequisites are available Fall & Winter semesters.