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Students with Disabilities, Generalist 7-12, with Subject Area Extension

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Application Deadlines:
  • Fall: July 1
  • Spring: November 15
  • Summer: April 15
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Degree: Advanced Certificate
Credits: 15
Career Path: Teacher of record for a special class in the candidate’s certification subject area and/or support, consultant, and collaborative roles

Start Semester: Fall, Spring, or Summer
Campus: Lincoln Center & Westchester
Full-time/Part-time: Both

The program is for teachers who already possess initial, provisional, permanent, or professional certification as a classroom teacher of adolescents grades 7-12, in at least one subject area.

The course work develops competencies in understanding principles and policies of special education and proficiency in assessing and providing evidenced-based intervention and instruction for culturally diverse adolescents with a range of disabilities.

Program Pre-Requisites

Applicants must hold an initial or professional certificate in either adolescence: Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, English, Mathematics, Physics, or Social Studies.

Admissions Information

Visit the Admissions section for applications and general application requirements.

Application Deadlines
:
  • Fall: July 1
  • Spring: November 15
  • Summer (both sessions): April 15

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Program Curriculum

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Certification Information

The program leads to certification to become the teacher of record for a special class in the candidate’s certification subject area and/or support, consultant, and collaborative roles.

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GSE Admissions
212.636.6400
gse_admiss@fordham.edu

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