Program Schedule

Program Course Schedule

The program admits a new cohort of six to ten students each year. Students complete a minimum of 36 semester hours, which includes five hours of electives. The program is designed to be completed in two years.

 

Classes are offered in the evenings to accommodate teachers’ work schedules during winter and fall semesters. Spring and summer classes are offered during the day and are adjusted to school calendars.

 

Total Credits: 36

 SpringSummerFallWinter
 

Year 1

CPSE 615 -
Academic &
Behavioral
Problem
Solving via
MTSS
(3)

CPSE 673 -
Single-Subject
Research
Design
(3)

CPSE 614 -
Behavioral 
Assessment &
Intervention
(3)

 

CPSE 601 -
Current Issues & 
Research in Special
Eduation:
Principles of Behavior
(3)

 

Year 2

CPSE 620 -
Academic
Intervention for
RTI
(3)

CPSE 619 -
Positive
Behavior
Support:
Managing
Challenging
Behaviors
(3)

 

CPSE 618 -
Ethics,
Professional
Conduct, &
Legal Issues
in Special
Education
(3)

5 hours of
electives

(as approved by Advisory
Committee on Program
of Study)


CPSE 602 -
Child & Adolescent
Social/Emotional
Assessment &
Intervention
(3)


CPSE 606 -
Psychoeducational
Foundations
(3)

 

CPSE 629 -

Introduction to Research
(3)

 

CPSE 690R -
Seminar in Special
Education
(3)


EdLF 601 -
Leadership for Learning
Communities
(2)


EdLF 614 -
Education of Diverse
Populations
(2)

6 hours CPSE 699R Master's Thesis

4 hours CPSE 688R Internship: Special Education OR CPSE 697R Special Problems & Projects

 

Studends will work with their Faculty Advisory Chair to determine the optimal

semesters/terms to register for these classes, according to their individual situation

 

Required Courses (31 semester hours)

CPSE 601—Current Issues & Research in Special Education: Principles of Behavior (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 614—Behavioral Assessment & Intervention (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 615—Academic & Behavioral Problem Solving via MTSS (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 618—Ethics, Professional Conduct, & Legal Issues in Special Education (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 619—Positive Behavior Support: Managing Challenging Behaviors (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 620—Academic Intervention for RTI (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 673—Single-Subject Research Design (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 688R—Internship: Special Education or CPSE 697R—Special Problems & Projects (4 total credits)

 

CPSE 699R—Master’s Thesis (6 total credits)

 

Recommended Elective Courses (5 total hours)

CPSE 602—Child & Adolescent Social/Emotional Assessment & Intervention (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 606—Psychoeducational Foundations (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 629—Introduction to Research (3 total credits)

 

CPSE 690R—Seminar in Special Education (3 total credits)

 

EDLF 601—Leadership for Learning Communities (2 total credits)

 

EDLF 614—Education of Diverse Populations (2 total credits)

Department List Content Types: 
Counseling Psychology & Special Education (CPSE)