Special Education Learning Behavioral Specialist

The Special Education Learning Behavioral Specialist programs are high quality teacher preparation programs that: integrate a strong theoretical foundation with current research findings; provide realistic, effective and humanistic pedagogical practices; and inspire students to acquire knowledge and skills and encourages their curiosity and creativity. These programs prepare educational personnel to be knowledgeable and competent practitioners, dedicated to serving the educational needs of students of widely varying abilities and backgrounds. These programs also prepare responsible participants in the quest for improvement of the nation's schools and the teaching profession.

Program Goal

The goal of the Special Education Learning Behavioral Specialist programs are to prepare highly qualified educators who are professionally and ethically equipped to provide students with disabilities with an education that is designed to enable them to maximize their potentials and assume dignified and productive roles in the society.