Special Education: Cross-Categorical Disabilities Mild to Moderate - Missouri Baptist University

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Program Level
  • Bachelor's
Degrees Offered

BS/ BA/BSE in Special Education Cross-Categorical Disabilities Mild/Moderate

Format
  • Traditional
Department
  • College of Education
  • School of Teacher Education
Special Education Cross-Categorical Disabilities Mild/Moderate

A major in Special Education: Cross-Categorical Disabilities Mild to Moderate prepares candidates to teach students with special needs from grade K-12. It is available as a stand-alone program or in combination with Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, or Early Childhood/Elementary Education.

Students must meet all requirements for certification before this degree will be conferred, including passing the following: 1) all sections of the Missouri General Education Assessment (MoGEA); 2) the Professional Development Folio (semester prior to student teaching); 3) the Missouri Content Assessment(s) (MoCA) for each area of certification sought; and 4) a passing composite score on their summative evaluation in the Missouri Educator Evaluation System (MEES).

Candidates who have already earned a baccalaureate degree may pursue post-baccalaureate certification with or without a Master of Arts in Teaching degree.

Applicable Degree: Bachelor of Science in Education (Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, or Bachelor of Professional Studies options are also available)