UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA
DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
Special Education Consultant
Students who hold or will be holding a Master of Arts in Education or hold a Master's Degree in Education may receive the Special Education Consultant endorsement by successfully completing the following program from the University of Northern Iowa.
Option 1: Complete the Master of Arts in Education-Special Education Consultant Emphasis
Option 2: Complete the Master of Arts in Education and 30 graduate hours in Special Education, Instructional. These hours may be a part of, or in addition to, the degree requirements.
ELEMECML 6221 Analysis and Design of Curriculum for Young Children, 3 Hours
ELEMECML 6270 Developments in Middle School/Junior High Curriculum, 3 Hours
SPED 6240 Collaborative Consultation I: The Relationship, 3 Hours
SPED 6248 Collaborative Consultation II: The Process, 3 Hours
SPED 6290 Practicum in Special Education - Consultation, 3 Hours
SPED 6289 Seminar in Special Education,3 Hours
SPED 6290 Practicum in Special Education - Interdisciplinary
ELECTIVES IN SPECIAL EDUCATION -- 12 Hours
- The student must hold special Education certification in the disability category in which they intend to hold Consultant endorsement.
- The student must have four years of successful teaching experience, two of which are congruent with the Special Education Consultant certification desired.
Total Hours: 30 Hours