Advanced Certificate in Childhood Special Education

This 18-credit post-master’s program prepares teachers of children (grades 1–6) to educate all students in inclusive elementary classes. It enables teachers with childhood certification to obtain New York State certification as a Childhood Special Education Specialist. Pace University is one of few universities in New York to offer the courses required for this additional, and highly desirable, certification. All Courses are 3 credits.

ED 670 Issues and Trends in Special Education            

ED 671 Diagnosis, Assessment, and Educational Planning for Students with Disabilities

ED 673 Advanced Differentiated Instruction                         

ED 674 Classroom Community & Socialization (inclusive Classroom Management and Socialization)

ED 682 Collaboration with Professionals and Families

ED 679 Practicum in Special Education