Special Education B.S.Ed. Certification Track

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At one of the best colleges for special education in Georgia, the Bachelor of Science (B.S.Ed.) program in Special Education leads to your initial special education teacher certification grades P-12 in the area of mild disabilities.  In the special education major, you will experience:

    • Coursework in special education,
    • Methodology courses addressing academic instruction, and
    • Core coursework in professional education.

During your special education college experience, you will be well-prepared to teach in special education classrooms with excellence.  You will have many experiences in public school classrooms prior to the student teaching semester. All field experiences, including student teaching, take place within a 70 mile radius of the Georgia Southern campus. You can explore other program outcomes to determine if this program is right for you.

Upon successful completion of the program and passing the Special Education GACE exam, you will qualify for Georgia’s special education teacher certification in the area of mild disabilities in grades P-12.

Last updated: 9/26/2019

Special Education • Dept. of Elementary and Special Education • PO Box 8134 Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5203