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WI Cross-categorical Special Education 801

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Graduates of this program will earn an add-on license in Cross-categorical Special Education (#801), with an emphasis in working with students who have:

  • Cognitive Disabilities (#810),
  • Specific Learning Disabilities (#811), or
  • Emotional Behavioral Disabilities (#830)

    In addition, graduates will be licensed to teach students within specific age ranges.  
         Middle Childhood-Early Adolescent (MC-EA) ages 6-12/13 or 
         Early Adolescent-Adolescent (EA-A) ages 10-21

    Department of Public Instruction Requirements: all individuals applying for a Cross-categorical Special Education license must meet each of the following criteria
  • a state issued teaching license
  • a passing score on the Wisconsin Foundations of Reading Test must be achieved by all educators
  • Applicants must apply for all educator licenses online at the Department of Public Instruction ELO website.

    Current graduate tuition: 
    $325 per credit for the 2014-2015 academic year.

    Apply to the Cross-Categorical Special Education Program: click on the "Apply Now" tab on the left of this page. All students who intend to register for courses must complete the application prior to registering for courses.

    Register for Courses:  All students intending to complete courses in the fall must complete the Course Registration Form and return to Jeannette Armstrong at the email  address below.

    Course Registration Form:  click here to download the Course Registration Form.
    Course Schedule 2014-2015:  click here to download the Course Schedule (pdf)

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