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2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [FINAL EDITION]

Special Education (Pre-K-12) Certification

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Total Credits: 42

As of 1/1/2022, the Pennsylvania Department of Education will issue pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade special education certifications.  Appropriate coursework focusing on PK-12 grade competencies will be required. Those seeking a PK-12 Special Education certification as their initial PA Level I Certification will also be required to complete a semester of student teaching.

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Special Education (Pre-K-12), MEd  

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