Adolescent Special Education for Childhood Special Educators AGC

Degree Level: AGC

Department: Educational and Counseling Psychology

School or College: School of Education

Program Curriculum:

Required Credentials




Supplemental Documents

All Schools Attended

Statement of Goals

Verification of Initial or Professional NYS certificate in Teaching Students with Disabilities at the Childhood Level (grade 1 - 6)
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Special Notes:

This program is not available to international applicants. Additional Admission Requirements:

  • NYS certification (initial or professional) for Teaching Students with Disabilities at the Childhood level (grade 1 - 6)
  • a Master's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education or from an institution authorized by the Board of Regents to confer degrees
  • Appropriate required course distribution as indicated in the Graduate Bulletin requirements
  • Completion of DASA (Dignity for All Students Act) training
  • Completion of Autism requirement
  • A 3.0 or better (out of 4.0) quality grade point average

Please visit the Division of Special Education website for information regarding additional enrollment requirements. 

Please note: This program requires an internship, field experience, study abroad component, or clinical experience requirement. Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions.  If applicants have concerns about this matter please contact the Dean’s Office of the intended academic program.

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