Special Education Post Baccalaureate Endorsement (Lic)
Program at a Glance
|Darden College of Education: Department of Communication Disorders and Special Education|
|Cost: Varies based on course level|
|Required: Credit hours determined by student's previous coursework|
|Course Delivery Modes: SatelliteAttend class at a site for a live streamed course where the students and instructor can talk to each other., Video streamView & participate in streamed classes online over a high-speed Internet connection from any location. May be live or archived.|
This option is available for students pursuing endorsement in special education without a master’s degree, or for those who hold a provisional license in special education and seek to complete licensure requirements.
This licensure option meets Virginia Department of Education certification and endorsement requirements for any one or more of the following areas:
- early childhood special education
- special education: general curriculum (mild disabilities)
- special education: adapted curriculum (severe disabilities)
- visual impairment
There are both undergraduate and graduate level courses in this endorsement program. Details can be found on the department's web page.
Regular and provisional admittance requirements are detailed on the program's web page.
For more information on becoming a teacher, please contact Teacher Education Services and Advising at 757-683-6448 or http://education.odu.edu/tes/.
To complete course work in this endorsement, you will be required to purchase a membership to LiveText, a web-based portfolio assessment system approved by the ODU Teacher Education Council.
Courses in this program may be offered in these technologies:
Satellite: Attend class at a site for a live streamed course where the students and instructor can talk to each other.
Video stream: View and participate in streamed classes online over a high-speed Internet connection from any location. May be live or archived.
Special Education Careers
This endorsement can benefit you in positions such as:
- Special Education Teacher
- Administrative Staff
- Educational Therapist
- Psycho-educational Diagnostician
- Child Advocate
- Child Study Team Member
This program includes both undergraduate and graduate level courses. The rate per credit hour is different for each level.
|ODU Tuition Classification||Undergraduate||Graduate|
|Virginia residents (with Virginia domicile)||$285 per credit hour||$412 per credit hour|
|Students living outside of Virginia||$285 per credit hour||$412 per credit hour|
|Virginia residents without Virginia domicile||$807 per credit hour||$1048 per credit hour|
Rates are effective Summer 2013 and subject to change. Please visit the Office of Finance web site for complete tuition details.
For questions about domicile or “in-state” status as it applies to tuition rates, please visit the University Registrar web site.
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