Disability Services Certificate

College of Education
Department of Teacher Education and Learning

2017-2018 Catalog Year

Program Admission Requirements

  1. Submission of FGCU Post-Baccalaureate Non-Degree Application to the Office of Graduate Admissions.
  2. A grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale for the last 60 semester hours attempted accruing to the undergraduate degree.
  3. Graduation from a baccalaureate level program or a graduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university documented by official transcripts.
  4. International applicants from countries where English is not the official language are required to submit official English proficiency test scores:  TOEFL exam (minimum score of 550 paper-based, 213 computer based, or 79 internet based) or IELTS exam (minimum score of 6.5).


Program Requirements

Required Courses (18 hours) choose any 6 of the following:
EDF 6481 Foundations in Edu Research (3)
EED 6215 AdvTheories&Prac in BehavDisor (3)
EEX 5752 Work w/Fam: Pluralistic Persp (3)
EEX 6025 Foundations in Special Educ (3)
EEX 6222 AdvPsychoEd Assess-Excep Stud (3)
EEX 6245 TransProg-Adol&Young Excep Stu (3)
EEX 6248 Instr Approaches for Excp Pops (3)
EEX 6612 Mgmt & Motiv Excep &at-RiskStud (3)
EEX 6732 Consult & Collab in Spec Ed (3)
EEX 6939 AdvSem: Paradigms, Prac & Pol (3)
ELD 6015 AdvTheo/Prac-Spec LearnDisab (3)
EMR 6052 AdvTheories&Prac-Intel Dis (3)


Additional Graduation Requirements

Students must satisfactorily complete the minimum number of credit hours specified by the certificate program.
A grade of B or higher must be earned in all College of Education graduate courses used as prerequisites and each core course.
A cumulative GPA of 3.0 for all coursework in the program.

The information contained in this catalog excerpt is intended for informational purposes only. Every effort is made to provide this information as accurately as possible at the time of publication; however, the university reserves the right to revise any section or part without notice or obligation.
Printed on: 1/16/2018.