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Special Education Transition Specialist Endorsement - Online

Special Education Transition Specialist Endorsement

Format: Online

A graduate certificate in Special Education Transition provides an endorsement for your certification or eligibility in special education. This program begins once each year in the Fall semester and features four online courses for completion. Included in the requirements for the Master of Education in Special Education degree, this is the only state-approved program offered by a university in the state of Georgia.

State Authorization to provide a program related to the preparation of professionals may not indicate eligibility for certification/licensure in your state. Please consult the appropriate certification/licensure office in your state before enrolling in our program to confirm that your completion of this program will meet your state requirements.

Industry Highlights

Employment is expected to increase faster than average. Job prospects should be excellent, as many districts constantly seek certified special education teachers.

- Council for Exceptional Children

Career Opportunities

  • Elementary, Middle, and Secondary Education
  • Public or Private Schools
  • Higher Education
  • Specialty Advancement

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of the low student-to-faculty ratio that gives them a more personalized experience in all areas of their teacher education, along with valuable field experiences and internships in cooperating local schools.