The Graduate Certificate in Special Education Services and Supports is designed for individuals who do not have or are not pursuing a degree in a human services field and are interested in working with children and adolescents (age 3-17) with diagnosed developmental disabilities in the home and community setting. Students who do have or are pursuing a degree in a human services field may complete the Certificate in Habilitative Services and Supports. Approved human service degrees include the following: counseling and guidance, psychology, nursing, education/special education, sociology, child development/human development, social work, therapeutic recreation, marriage and family therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech language pathology/communication disorders, art therapy, dance therapy, music therapy and behavioral sciences/ABA.
Department Name: Department of Early and Special Education
Official Certificate Name: Graduate Certificate in Special Education Services and Supports
Certificate Type: Graduate Certificate