MSU Billings Catalog

Special Education (P-12) Teaching Endorsement

All students selecting a teaching endorsement in special education must have a written plan of study for the endorsement.  This endorsement can only be added to an elementary broadfield or secondary K-12 education major or an existing Montana Educator license.

Required Courses

EDSP 204Intro to Tchng Exceptnl Lrnrs3
EDSP 301Tchng Stdnts w Lrning Disab3
EDSP 302Tchng Stdnts w Emot Beha Disor3
EDSP 303Tchng Stdnts w Intellect Disab3
EDSP 402Individualizing Curriculum3
EDSP 404Teaching Special Populations2
EDSP 405Assess of Students with Excep3
EDSP 461Positive Behavior Supports3
EDSP 462Spec Ed Law, Policy, Practice3
EDSP 495Student Teaching in Special Ed9
EDU 438Literacy Assessmnt, Diag, Inst 13
Total Minimum Credits38

Note:  EDU 433 is a prerequisite for EDU 438.

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.