Preliminary Moderate/Severe (Mod/Severe)  

The Education Specialist Instruction Credential: Moderate/Severe Disabilities authorizes the holder to conduct assessments, provide instruction, and special education related services to individuals with a primary disability of autism, moderate/severe intellectual disability, deaf-blind, emotional disturbance, and multiple disabilities, in kindergarten, grades 1 through 12 to age 22, and classes organized primarily for adults in services across the continuum of program options available.

Application Requirements
Credential Approved Program-Sequence of courses
(Based on when you first enrolled in the program) 
  • Spring 2022-Enrollment Start Date
  • Summer 2022-Enrollment Start Date-Coming Soon!

Now Accepting Applications for Summer 2022 & Fall 2022

Application Deadlines:

Summer Application Deadline: April 15, 2022

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