100% Online Program
The Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education is designed for individuals who currently hold a valid Idaho Standard Exceptional Child Certification in conjunction with the Generalist K-12 Endorsement. Completion of this certificate and required Praxis II examinations leads to an institutional recommendation from Boise State to add an Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE; Pre-K-3) endorsement. This program is available online.
The Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education program is 100% online.
Department Name: Department of Early and Special Education
Official Certificate Name: Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education
Certificate Type: Graduate Certificate
Type of Idaho Teaching Certification: Institutional recommendation to add an Early Childhood Special Education Pre-K-3 endorsement for individuals who currently hold a valid Idaho Standard Exceptional Child Certification
Note for Students with Out-of-State Home Addresses: If considering an academic program that leads to a professional license or certification in your state, it is highly recommended that you first seek guidance from the appropriate licensing agency in your home state BEFORE beginning the academic program located outside your state, or upon changing states. Visit the Professional Licensure Disclosures website for more information.
Individuals working in or studying early childhood education may be eligible for grants or scholarships through Idaho STARS. Learn more here: