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Intervention Specialist, BSE

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) Dayton, OH, United States
As a student in the Intervention Specialist Education program at the University of Dayton, you'll learn to focus on the needs of students with mild-to-moderate disabilities. You'll integrate material across grade levels as you prepare to teach learners in kindergarten-12th grade.
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Overview

The curriculum in this program includes the most recent developments in schools, including universal design, response to intervention, co-teaching and progress monitoring. This license also offers the opportunity to earn the Pre-K special needs endorsement.

Program outcomes

  • The Intervention Specialist Education program at the University of Dayton prepares you to be a highly qualified teacher with an understanding of the learner at various ages and stages of development, and from various cultures, socioeconomic levels, ethnic groups and ranges of abilities. You will learn how family diversity (i.e. economic, linguistic, cultural and ethnic lines) impacts the learner, as well as understand how disabilities affect each learner.
  • As an intervention specialist major, you'll learn and teach in a variety of classrooms, community settings and job sites. These field and clinical experiences provide you with firsthand knowledge of the typical and divergent learner. Through clinical activities, field experiences and student teaching, you'll have multiple opportunities to plan for groups and individual students.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classroom Environment for Middle Childhood
  • Behavior Management
  • Education of Learners with Mild/Moderate Learning Needs Laboratory
  • Collaboration with Families, Professionals and Agencies
  • Foundations of Literacy through Literature
  • Middle School Principles and Practices
  • Adapting Content Standards for Students with Special Needs

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    60

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

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General Requirements

International students applying for first-year or transfer admission to the University of Dayton must submit the following documents:

  • Application, including the essay. International students may complete either the Application for Undergraduate Admission and Scholarship or the Common Application. There is no application fee.
  • Letter of recommendation.
  • Official copy of secondary transcripts (in language of original issue) of all previously attended secondary schools, including dates of attendance, all subjects studied, grades earned and marks achieved on examinations; any transcripts not issued in English should be accompanied by a certified English translation.
  • Proof of English Proficiency.
  • Financial documentation. F-1 and J-1 students must provide a letter of financial support and a bank statement showing sufficient funds to cover the first year of study. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    44890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44890 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    44890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44890 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Dayton

  • 880 - 1360 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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