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Special Education - Adapted Curriculum Track

University of North Carolina Wilmington

48 months
Duration
18508 USD/year
18508 USD/year
4444 USD/year
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About

The Special Education - Adapted Curriculum Track from University of North Carolina Wilmington prepares teachers to provide instruction to assist students with moderate to severe disabilities who are not enrolled in the general education curriculum.

Overview

Students supported have moderate to severe physical and/or intellectual disabilities, including such diagnoses as: Down syndrome, moderate to severe autism, Fragile X syndrome, multiple disabilities, and medically fragile students. 

Training

Training includes instructional practices to teach functional skills, as well as functional academics, in a small controlled setting (self-contained classroom). 

These classrooms provide highly individualized instruction for students whose needs cannot be met in the general education classroom and are typically comprised of students in the same categorical grouping. Assistive technologies and sign language are also taught in the program. 

The Special Education - Adapted Curriculum Track from University of North Carolina Wilmington leads to a B.A. degree and licensure in Adapted Special Education (K-12).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Teaching Reading to Students with Special Needs
  • Teaching Mathematics to Students with Special Needs
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Special Education
  • Behavioral Development
  • Assessment Procedures for Special Education
  • Program Development in Special Education
  • Collaboration Strategies in Special Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application.
    • Non-refundable $80 application fee (check or money order in U.S. dollars and drawn on a U.S. bank, payable to UNCW).
    • Essay & short answer
    • An official transcript, translated into English (translation must be certified), of grades from secondary school.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9254 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    18508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9254 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    4444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2222 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Wilmington

900 - 1400 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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