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WI Director of Special Education and Pupil Services 80

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Wisconsin Director of Special Education and Pupil Services License #80

Viterbo University's School of Education prepares educators who are grounded in Franciscan values and possess the knowledge and skills to be reflective decision makers for the 21st century.


The PK–12 (DPI #80) license permits the holder to serve as the Director of Special Education and Pupil Services for any school district in the State of Wisconsin.

This licensure program is aligned with the Wisconsin Administrative Standards (WAS) and aligned with the Director of Special Education and Pupil Services Content Guidelines. (WCG).

If you presently have an administrative license, Viterbo University requires an additional four three-credit courses to become licensed as a Director of Special Ed. and Pupil Services.. It you do not have an administrative license there are eleven three-credit courses that must be completed. All administrative licenses in WI require a master's degree.

The seven core courses are listed on the principal licensure page and the following four courses are required to obtain your Director of Special Education and Pupil Services License.

EDUL 654 Diverse Learner,
EDUL 651 Special Education Law and Resources,
EDUL 655 Pupil Services & Non -Discrimination 
EDUL 769 Practicum for Special Ed and Pupil Services

Current graduate tuition:
$320/credit from September 1, 2013-August 31, 2014

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For additional information contact:

Scott Mihalovic
Educational Leadership Program Specialist
608-796-3093
slmihalovic@viterbo.edu