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MASTER OF SCIENCE IN
GENERIC SPECIAL EDUCATION
(THESIS)

CORE CURRICULUM 24 SCH
EDSE 5305 - Survey of Special Education  
EDSE 5310 - Survey of Mild Disabilities  
EDSE 5315 - Survey of Moderate, Severe and Profound Disabilities  
EDSE 5320 - Measurement and Evaluation  
EDEC 5324 - Advanced Study of the Young Child  
EDSE 5325 - Classroom and Behavior Management of Exceptional Children  
EDGR 5320 - Foundations of Educational Research  
EDSP 5399 - Thesis  
MINOR CURRICULUM
12 SCH
Minors to be selected from one of the areas listed below:  
EDUCATING STUDENTS WITH EMOTIONAL DISTURBANCE
EDSE 5313 - Introduction to Emotional Disturbances  
EDSE 5314 - Educational Programming for Students with Emotional Disturbances  
EDSE 5326 - Management of Student with Emotional Disturbances  
EDSE 5327 - Practicum in Education of Student with EmotionalDisturbances  
EDUCATING STUDENTS WITH HEARING IMPAIRMENTS
EDSE 5316 - Introduction to Language for Students with Hearing Impairment  
EDSE 5317 - History, Psychology and Social Impact of Hearing Impairments  
EDSE 5318 - Teaching Reading&Elem School Subjects to Students w/Hearing Impairments  
EDSE 5319 - Speech Development for Students with Hearing Impairments  
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
EDEC 5351 - Special Problems Seminar in Early Childhood Education  
EDEC 5362 - Early Literacy  
EDEC 5365 - Practicum in Early Childhood Education  
EDEC 5361 - Curriculum and Materials for Early Childhood Educators  
BILINGUAL EDUCATION
EDBE 5322 - Bilingual Oral Language Assessment and Development  
EDBE 5324 - Bilingual/Multicultural Teaching Strategies OR  
EDDP 5327 - Educating Diverse Populations: Teaching Diverse Students  
EDBE 5325 - Teaching English as a Second Language  
EDBE 5326 - Teaching Reading and Language Arts in Spanish  
READING
EDRD 5303 - Theoretical Models and Processes of Reading  
EDRD 5305 - Content Reading Instruction OR  
EDRD 5323 - Individualized Instruction in Reading  
EDRD 5313 - Organization and Evaluation of Reading Programs  
EDRD 5319 - Advanced Diagnosis of Reading Difficulties  
SUPERVISION (Must meet admission requirement for the Department of Professional Programs)
EDAM 5301 - School Administration  
EDAM 5303 - Supervision  
EDAM 5305 - Organization and Evaluation of Curriculum  
EDAM 5322 - Public School Law  

TOTAL  36 SCH

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN
GENERIC SPECIAL EDUCATION
(NON-THESIS)

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CORE CURRICULUM   24 SCH
EDSE 5305 - Survey of Special Education  
EDSE 5310 - Survey of Mild Disabilities  
EDSE 5315 - Survey of Moderate, Severe and Profound Disabilities  
EDSE 5320 - Measurement and Evaluation  
EDEC 5324 - Advanced Study of the Young Child  
EDSE 5325 - Classroom and Behavior Management of Exceptional Children  
EDGR 5320 - Foundations of Educational Research  
EDSP 5397 - Professional Paper  
MINOR CURRICULUM
12 SCH
Minors to be selected from one of the areas listed below:  
EDUCATING STUDENTS WITH EMOTIONAL DISTURBANCE
EDSE 5313 - Introduction to Emotional Disturbances  
EDSE 5314 - Educational Programming for Students with Emotional Disturbances  
EDSE 5326 - Management of Student with Emotional Disturbances  
EDSE 5327 - Practicum in Education of Student with EmotionalDisturbances  
EDUCATING STUDENTS WITH HEARING IMPAIRMENTS
EDSE 5316 - Introduction to Language for Students with Hearing Impairment  
EDSE 5317 - History, Psychology and Social Impact of Hearing Impairments  
EDSE 5318 - Teaching Reading&Elem School Subjects to Students w/Hearing Impairments  
EDSE 5319 - Speech Development for Students with Hearing Impairments  
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
EDEC 5351 - Special Problems Seminar in Early Childhood Education  
EDEC 5362 - Early Literacy  
EDEC 5365 - Practicum in Early Childhood Education  
EDEC 5361 - Curriculum and Materials for Early Childhood Educators  
BILINGUAL EDUCATION
EDBE 5322 - Bilingual Oral Language Assessment and Development  
EDBE 5324 - Bilingual/Multicultural Teaching Strategies OR  
EDDP 5327 - Educating Diverse Populations: Teaching Diverse Students  
EDBE 5325 - Teaching English as a Second Language  
EDBE 5326 - Teaching Reading and Language Arts in Spanish  
READING
EDRD 5303 - Theoretical Models and Processes of Reading  
EDRD 5305 - Content Reading Instruction OR  
EDRD 5323 - Individualized Instruction in Reading  
EDRD 5313 - Organization and Evaluation of Reading Programs  
EDRD 5319 - Advanced Diagnosis of Reading Difficulties  
SUPERVISION (Must meet admission requirement for the Department of Professional Programs)
EDAM 5301 - School Administration  
EDAM 5303 - Supervision  
EDAM 5305 - Organization and Evaluation of Curriculum  
EDAM 5322 - Public School Law  
EDUCATIONAL DIAGNOSTICS
EDSE 5330 - Academic Achievement Assessment  
EDSE 5340 - Psychometrics  
EDSE 5345 - Practicum in Educational Diagnostics  
EDSE 5350 - Trends and Issues in Diagnostics  

TOTAL 36 SCH

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