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Program Details

  • Award: Graduate Certificate
  • Credits: 10
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

SPECIAL EDUCATION AND TEACHING, GENERAL. A general program that focuses on the design and provision of teaching and other educational services to children or adults with special learning needs or disabilities, and that may prepare individuals to function as special education teachers. Includes instruction in diagnosing learning disabilities, developing individual education plans, teaching and supervising special education students, special education counseling, and applicable laws and policies.

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