Special Education - Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Significant Disabilities (MEd)

Degree Offered: Master of Education in Special Education

Concentration: Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Significant Disabilities

Campus Location:

1600 Valley Road Building

Application Deadline:

Rolling Admissions

Program Description:

The Master's program is for teachers who hold a standard New Jersey teaching certificate or a New Jersey Certification of Eligibility with Advanced Standing (CEAS) in Teacher of Students with Disabilities. This program includes coursework in principles and practices of autism spectrum disorder and other significant disabilities, and emphasizes preparation of individual to instruct students with diverse learning and social needs in a variety of general education and special education settings.

Admissions Requirements:

In addition to the University's admission requirements:

Program Requirements:*

*Candidates must consult with their faculty advisor before selecting courses in the event that changes have been made in the program or its course offerings.


Master of Education in Special Education (Autism Spectrum concentration)

33 Credits

SPED 5190 Nature and the Needs of the Child with ASD/SD

3

SPED 6190 Curriculum and Methodologies for Students with ASD/SD

3

SPED 6450 Assessment for Students with ASD/SD

3

SPED 5500 Advanced Challenging Behavior for Students with ASD/SD

3

SPED 6590 Language Development and AAC for Students with ASD/SD

3

SPED 6360 Facilitating Inclusive Opportunities in School and Community

3

SPED 6370 Transition Programs and Practices for Students with ASD/SD

3

SPED 6290 Current Issues in Special Education

3

SPED 6280 Special Education Law

 3

SPED 6320 Research in Special Education I

3

SPED 6330 Research in Special Education II

3

 

Upcoming Events

Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) Information Session

10/08/14 05:00 PM - 10/08/14 07:00 PM

Location: University Commons Ballroom C; 300 Pompton Road, Wayne, New Jersey

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MBA Open House

10/14/14 05:00 PM - 10/14/14 07:00 PM

Location: TBD

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College of Education Graduate Open House

10/14/14 05:00 PM - 10/14/14 07:00 PM

Location: 1600 Valley Road Cafe

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