2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Sep 23, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Dual-Level Instruction - Secondary English Education (BS in Education/MS in Special Education)


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Upon successful completion of this program, the student receives a BS in Education degree and an MS in Special Education degree. This program also leads to the 7-12 Pennsylvania Instructional I certification for public school teaching, the Professional 7-12 ACSI certificate for Christian school teaching, and the K-12 ACSI certification/endorsement in special education.

Total Credits: 154


Program Requirements - Credits: 57


  • American Literature Elective Credits: 3
    Select from LIT 231, LIT 232, LIT 441, & LIT 442
  • British Literature Elective Credits: 3
    Select from LIT 331, LIT 431, LIT 432, & LIT 433
  • Contemporary Literature Elective Credits: 3
    Select from LIT 352, LIT 441, & LIT 442
  • Mathematics Elective Credits: 3

Graduate - Credits: 34


  • Graduate Education Elective Credits: 3
     
  • EDU 682 - Teaching Secondary English II Credits: 3
  • EDU 713 - Educational Research Credits: 3
    or SPE 724 - Single Subject Research Credits: 3
  • SPE 714 - Diagnosis and Evaluation of the Exceptional Learner Credits: 3
  • SPE 721 - ABA for Autism and Other Disabilities I Credits: 3
  • SPE 723 - Interventions for Autism and Other Disabilities Credits: 3
  • SPE 726 - Secondary Transition Assessment and Intervention Credits: 1
  • SPE 761 - Inclusionary Practices Credits: 3
  • SPE 762 - Developmental and Diagnostic Reading Interventions Credits: 3
  • SPE 763 - Teaching Children with Higher Incidence Disabilities Credits: 3
  • SPE 764 - Teaching Children with Lower Incidence Disabilities Credits: 3
  • SPE 791 - Special Education Practicum I Credits: 1
  • SPE 792 - Special Education Practicum II Credits: 2
  • SPE 794 - Special Education Comprehensive Exam Credits: 0

A listing of graduate elective courses is available in the Cairn University Graduate Catalog.

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