2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Nov 13, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

Elementary Education and Special Education (B.S.)


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A Special Education major must double major in Elementary Education. A student cannot, therefore, major only in Special Education. Also, a student cannot be an Early Childhood and Special Education double major or a Secondary Education and Special Education double major.

Major Requirements


The Special Education major is one of the components of the program designed to ready candidates to apply for R.I. teacher certification in grades 1-6 mild/moderate special needs. Elementary Education and Special Education majors complete 49-51 credits of core courses and 84 credits of major courses to earn a bachelor’s degree.

In addition to completing the course work for the Elementary Education major, all Special Education majors complete the following nine courses:

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