• Special Education 2 + 2 Program
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  • Special Education 2+2 Program

    Minnesota State University Moorhead also offers a program of study in special education for students who have completed an Associate of Arts Degree/Minnesota Transfer Curriculum at Anoka Ramsey Community College.  These candidates may complete an additional 2 years of primarily online/hybrid coursework to complete a Bachelors of Science Degree in Special Education with an emphasis in specific learning disabilities, developmental disabilities, and/or emotional behavioral disorders.

    • Special Education Degree leads to MN licensure in one or more of the following areas:
      • Learning Disabilities
      • Emotional/Behavior Disorder
      • Developmental Disabilities

    • ARCC coursework that substitutes for requirements in the major: (should be taken during the first two years and applied to completion of AA degree of MN Transfer Curriculum where possible)
      • EDUC 2000 Foundations of Education
      • SOC 2207 Minority/Majority Relations
      • SPCH 1110 Introduction to Speech Communications
      • Math 1120 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers
      • PSYCH 1110 General Psychology
      • PSYCH 2235 Lifespan Development
      • PSYCH 2265 Educational Psychology

    Majority of coursework online.

    Students interested in learning more about MSUM's unique 2+2 program may contact Dr. Sue Severson at severson@mnstate.edu for more information.