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WI Cross-categorical Special Education 801

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Wisconsin Cross-Categorical Special Education #801

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. 


APPLY TO CROSS-CATEGORICAL SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM BY AUGUST 1, 2014

COURSE REGISTRATION FOR FALL 2014- due August 21

ONLINE COURSE FORMAT and FINANCIAL AID


The Viterbo University Cross-Categorical Special Education License consists of 19 total credits with an emphasis in specific learning disabilities (SLD #811), cognitive disabilities (CD #810), or Emotional Behavioral Disabilities (EBD #830). The program prepares teachers to strengthen their instructional practices, increase achievement for all students, and become educational leaders of the future.

All students who complete the special education Cross-Categorical teaching license at Viterbo University will obtain the following outcomes: 

  1. Develop pedagogical skills and instructional expertise in their area of focus (LD, CD, EBD).
  2. Develop communication, collaboration and intervention skills to accomplish their work
  3. Develop professional dispositions of inquiry, collaboration, problem-solving, advocacy and continuous improvement
  4. Develop, implement, and interpret accountability and outcome-based systems using assessment data
  5. Connect theory, practice, and research to inform educational decisions and foster inclusive learning environments that support diverse learners  

Viterbo University's online program can bring classes to teachers where they live and work, with flexible scheduling that meets the demands of their active lives. Financial aid will be available beginning in the 2014-2015 academic year.

Apply to the program to earn your Cross-Categorical (Cross-Cat) Special Education license, or take individual courses to meet your professional development needs.

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Current graduate tuition
$325 per credit beginning Fall 2014

Apply to the Cross-Categorical Special Education Program: click on the "Apply Now" tab on the left of this page. All students, those seeking to earn a license and those who are taking courses for professional development, must complete the application on the "Apply Now" tab. The application must be completed by August 1, 2014.

Register for Courses:  All students, those seeking to earn a license and those who are taking courses for professional development, must register for courses by completing and returning the Course Registration Form.  Once the form has been completed, please email or postal mail the form to Jeannette Armstrong at the address below.  This form must be returned by August 21, 2014.

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

For questions regarding course registration, please contact Jeannette Armstrong or Chris Valenti.

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