Graduate Cross-Categorical Special Education Programs
Maranatha's Cross-Categorical Special Education certificate program prepares educators who recognize the potential in all students and possess a passion for teaching students with mild/moderate disabilities.
Flexible to your schedule
Completed in just 19-21 credits
Equips teachers with strategies to enhance learning for all students
Choose one of three pathways to suit your career
Maranatha offers a concentration in Special Education for its Masters of Education candidates.
Choose this route if you already have a Bachelors Degree and are looking for professional development in the area of Special Education.
- Use knowledge of learner development and individual learning differences to select, develop and adapt instructional strategies to advance learning of individuals with exceptionalities.
- Create safe, inclusive learning environments
- Collaborate and communicate effectively with general educators, parents and other colleagues.
- Use knowledge of field and ethical principles to inform, practice, and engage in lifelong learning.
EDSP 510 Inclusive Classroom Strategies for Exceptional Students
EDUC 525 Classroom Management & Positive Behavior Practices
EDSP 530 Reading Diagnosis & Assessment
EDSP 540 Educational Diagnosis & Assessment
EDSP 550 Collaboration, Communication & Transition