Special Education For Conditional Teachers

This cohort is full and closed.

These 15 graduate credits can count toward completing the Goucher College Master of Arts in Teaching program, an MSDE- approved program for Special Education Teacher certification, or can be applied to the required credits for MSDE Special Education Teacher certification (by credit count). All courses are at reduced cost. All classes will be held at Goucher College. 


The cost for participation is $750 per 3-credit course, and students may be eligible for tuition reimbursement through Maryland school systems or non-public schools with tuition reimbursement programs. Talk to your human resources representative for more specific information about your eligibility for tuition reimbursement. There will also be a non-refundable $180 registration fee per 3-credit course. 

Course Offerings



Spring 2015

ED 680.300 - Theories of Learning  (3 credits)
ED 686.300 - Foundations of Special Education (3 credits)

Summer 2015

ED 690.300 - Curriculum Design and Adaptations for Students with Special Needs I (General) (3 credits)

ED 656.300 - Effective Techniques of Classroom Management and Discipline (1.5 credits)

ED 660.300 -- Reflective Planning and Reflective Teaching (1.5 credits)

Fall 2015 ED 688.300 -- Education Assessment and Diagnosis of Students with Special Needs I (General) (3 credits)

Graduate Programs in Education in the Welch Center
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