Special Education

Master of Science Degree & Credential


The Special Education credential program is designed for those interested in teaching learners with mild-moderate special needs, in particular but not exclusive to students with learning disabilities, emotional/behavioral disorders, mental retardation, autism spectrum, and other health impairments.

Persons applying for this program need not possess any other credential, though with additional courses, students may also complete a Multiple Subject or Single Subject Teaching Credential.

Mild-Moderate Education Specialist Credential candidates receive a complete range of instruction and support in instructing learners with mild-moderate disabilities


Additional Information
For admission requirements, class details and campus locations, consult the following links:

Download the 2014-2015 University catalog for additioanl progam infromation (page 142)

Graduate Admission website


Talk with an Admission Specialist
Christy Ranells
Associate Director of Graduate Admissions – CEOL
Tel: (909) 448-4644
Email: cranells@laverne.edu