Description of Major
This major educates students about how to teach children with special educational needs in grades K-12; focusing on acquiring the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to effectively accommodate variations in learning rate and style.
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Graduates are prepared for a wide range of positions in public or private education, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations. A variety of jobs are available for special education graduates, including:
|Special Education Consultant||Special Education Teacher (Intervention Specialist)|
|Substitute Teacher||Teacher (Intervention Specialist) for Children with Mild to Moderate Disabilities|
|Teacher (Intervention Specialist) for Children with Moderate to Intense Disabilities||Tutor for Children with Disabilities|
Some positions listed may require education or training beyond an undergraduate degree.