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Special Education: Developmental Disabilities

at Minnesota State University, Mankato

Program Details

  • Award: Graduate Certificate
  • Credits: 10
  • Delivery: Offered entirely online with face-to-face options available for some/all sections.
  • WIA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • Mildly Handicapped, Credits: 14
  • Learning Disabilities, Credits: 14
  • Emotional Disturbances, Credits: 14

About this Program

The Department of Special Education serves the needs of undergraduate and graduate students at Minnesota State Mankato seeking to become licensed Special Educators in the state of Minnesota. The Special Education:DCD program is
designed to meet the licensure standards in the area of Developmental Disabilities as determined by the Minnesota Board of Teaching.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University, Mankato 56002

Labor Market Information

  • Middle School Special Education Teachers

  • Median wage: $60,887/year-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers

  • Median wage: $54,123/year-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Preschool Special Education Teachers

  • Median wage: $57,207/year-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • High School Special Education Teachers

  • Median wage: $61,663/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato
122 Taylor Center Mankato, MN 56001 Toll-Free: (800) 722-0544 Local: (507) 389-1822 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: admissions@mnsu.edu