The certificate will provide students with expertise in the field of Developmental Disabilities. The DD certificate is comprised of courses to address the characteristics, assessment needs, and intervention needs of students with developmental disabilities. Courses related to the professional role of the DD teacher focus on transition services, due process requirements, consultation/collaboration processes, behavioral strategies and appropriate learning environments. This will be an online certificate program.
Required coursework may vary from student to student based on previous degree, teach license(s) and coursework on transcript.
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