- Expectations for Online Students
- Specialization Areas: List of Courses
- Special Education Minor
- Special Education Field Experiences
- BCBA/ABA Intensive Practicum
- Course Rotation Schedule
The Special Education Program at the University of North Dakota works to support all individuals, birth throughout their lifespan, and their families through professional excellence and advocacy.
The Special Education Program faculty and staff collaborate with others to ensure that everyone is valued and empowered in all aspects of their lives. The Program aspires to be globally renowned for its expertise, leadership, diversity, and high quality teacher and professional preparation in the field of special education and behavioral analysis.
The Special Education Program within the Department of Teaching and Learning is accredited by Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and approved by Educational Standards and Practices Board (ESPB).
Programs available include:
- a minor at the undergraduate level
- nine programs at the master's level
- General Special Education
- Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
- Special Education Strategist (SES)
- Emotional Disturbance (ED)
- Gifted/Talented (G/T)
- Intellectual Disabilities (ID)
- Learning Disabilities (LD)
- Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE)
- and Visual Impairment (VI))
- approved course sequence and intensive practicum for Board Certified Behavioral Analyst (BCBA)/Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)
- a certificate program in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
For more information about the Graduate Program, please contact one of the following:
ASD/General Special Education
Carol Johnson, Ph.D.
ECSE & VI
SES, LD, ED, and ID