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Special Education, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Cedarville, OH, United States
Cedarville University’s distinctly Christian, accredited Special Education degree will train you to teach special education for grades K–12 for students with mild to moderate disabilities in Christian or public schools. You will take challenging, biblically integrated coursework and take part in innovative field experiences as part of this program.
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Overview

Biblical — With both your Bible minor and education coursework, you will learn how to incorporate biblical principles in your classroom.

Innovative — You will take part in innovative field experiences within local public schools.

Learning outcomes

Student teaching options — You can choose to complete your student teaching experience locally in Christian and public schools or in a foreign country approved by the School of Education.Changing lives — We believe that a degree in Special Education is the opportunity to change lives for the Kingdom of God and at Cedarville University, you’ll find plenty of ways to pursue your passion and hone your teaching skills: tutoring local students, teaching in area ministries, and educating diverse communities. You’ll come to see students with disabilities as a gift from God and see you work with them as a mission field.Diverse — You will have field experiences or clinical practice for both conventional and distance learning programs that provide experiences with male and female grade K–12 students from different socioeconomic groups and ethnic/racial groups. You will also work with English language learners and students with with both mild and moderate disabilities during some of your field experiences and/or clinical practice to develop and practice your knowledge, skills, and professional dispositions for working with all students.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    National students - Cedarville University follows a rolling admissions process

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language Development and Communication Disorders
  • Teaching Children with Mild to Moderate Disabilities

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.

General Requirements

  • Evidence of a personal relationship with Jesus Christ
  • A consistent Christian lifestyle as confirmed by a church leader
  • A 3.0 weighted, cumulative grade point average in college-preparatory course work through the end of the most recent term prior to enrollment
  • ACT or SAT test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32364 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32364 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    32364 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32364 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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