Educating Deaf Students with Disabilities Graduate Certificate Program

Overview

Dr. Christina Yuknis, Program Director
Fowler Hall, Room 409A

The online certificate program in educating deaf students with disabilities prepares current educators, other educational professionals, and second year graduate students seeking to develop critical knowledge and skills in the area of special education. The certificate program emphasizes culturally relevant critical pedagogy as a foundation for preparing highly qualified special education teachers. The program focuses on working with the whole child, the family, and other professionals while merging content standards and CEC standards, in addition to general, bilingual, special, and deaf education pedagogy through coursework to prepare teacher candidates to work with a diverse group of children within a range of educational settings.