Program Student Learning Objectives for Specialist Candidates are:

  1. The specialist candidate exhibits knowledge of and applies theories, concepts, and instructional practices of the chosen specialization in ways that are meaningful for diverse learners.
  2. The specialist candidate exhibits behavior that demonstrates a belief in continuous inquiry and reflection as an avenue for improving professional disposition and practice.
  3. The specialist candidate communicates effectively in a variety of professional roles in ASL and English.
  4. The specialist candidate engages in a process of inquiry in seeking knowledge and information in the area of specialization.