School of Education - George Mason University

The International Special Education Graduate Certificate concentration is perfect for international educators looking for additional training in special education and skills to identify special needs students, provide differentiated instruction & assessment, and collaborate with classroom teachers.

This 15-credit International ESOL/ESL Teacher Education graduate certificate with a concentration in International Special Education is designed for pre-service and in-service international teachers and educators who desire additional training in special education. All course work may be applied to the MEd in Special Education and will count towards Virginia licensure in special education K-12.

The graduate certificate may only be pursued on a part-time basis. Some course work may be applied to the MEd in Special Education and may count towards Virginia licensure in special education K-12.

Note: Students must earn grades of B or higher in all coursework. Most course work has some field experience component.

Total: 15 credits