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

  Fall Winter Spring
 

Year 1

CPSE 614

Applied Behavioral Assessment & Intervention (3)

 

CPSE 673

Single-Case Research Design (3)

CPSE 601

Concepts & Principles of Behavior I (3)

CPSE 603

Concepts & Principles of Behavior II: Verbal Behavior (3)
 

Year 2

CPSE 615

Academic and Behavioral Problem Solving (4)

 

CPSE 618

Ethics and Professional Conduct in Behavior Analysis (3)

CPSE 620

Evidence-Based Academic Intervention for RTI (3)

CPSE 628

Supervision and Professional Issues in Applied Behavior Analysis (2)

CPSE 699R Master's Thesis (6)

Students will work with their Faculty Advisory Chair to determine the optimal
semesters/terms to register for these classes, according to their individual situation

Electives (6)

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

CPSE 606 Psychoeducational Foundations (3)

CPSE 629 Introduction to Research (3)

CPSE 688R Internship: Special Education (4)

CPSE 690 Seminar in Special Education (3)

CPSE 697R Special Problems & Projects (4)

EDLF 601 Leadership for LEarning Communities (2)

EDLF 614 Education of Diverse Population (2)

Required Courses (30 semester hours)

CPSE 601—Concepts & Principles of Behavior I (3 total credits)

CPSE 603—Concepts & Principles of Behavior II (3 total credits)

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

CPSE 615—Academic and Behavioral Problem Solving (4 total credits)

CPSE 618—Ethics and Professional Conduct in Behavior Analysis (3 total credits)

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

CPSE 628—Supervision and Professional Issues in Applied Behavior Analysis (2 total credits)

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

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

 

Recommended Elective Courses (6 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 688R—Internship: Special Education (4 total credits)

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

CPSE 697R—Special Problems & Projects (4 total credits)

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

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