Oct 21, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Special Education (B.S.)

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Bulletin/Catalog Year 2017-2018

Martha Dickerson Eriksson College of Education

Department of Education Specialities


Location: Claxton Bldg., Room 304
Phone: 931-221-7518
Website: www.apsu.edu/educ/

Description of Major

Students who major in our K-8 Special Education Interventionist program receive training in working with students with mild/moderate disabilities in today’s schools. This program consists on 125 hours of undergraduate coursework in the bachelorette core, professional education minor and the special education major. Throughout the program, students will engage in over 150 hours of field experiences in addition to a full semester of residency II placements (student teaching).

Possible career options with a bachelorette degree in K-8 Special Education Interventionist degree:

  •  Classroom special education teacher (inclusion)
  • Special education consultant
  • More positions can be identified when under advisement with your academic advisor

General Education Core

  Credit Hours
see Common Core 41
University-Wide Freshman Seminar Requirement 1

Major Core Requirements

Total Hours 9


Total Program Hours 125

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