Graduate Teacher Education

MAT: Intervention Specialist: Moderate to Intensive

Earn your initial license and Master's Degree concurrently.

Intervention Specialist: Moderate to Intensive, ages 5-21 (44 credit hours) is a multi-age, special education licensure program that prepares individuals to teach students with moderate to intensive needs.

EDUC 500* Social Foundations of Education (3)
EDUC 526* Functional Communication (3)
EDUC 528* Learning Differences and Exceptionalities (3)
EDUC 550 Educational Psychology (3)
EDUC 555 Proactive Approaches to Classroom Management (3)
EDUC 557* Instructional Services for Students with Moderate to Intensive Disabilities (3)
EDUC 558* Independence Skills for Students with Multiple Disabilities (3)
EDUC 559* Teaching and Supporting Students with Autism and Other Behavioral Disorders (3)
EDUC 626 Intervention Specialist Clinical Practice (8)
EDUC 627.6 Intervention Specialist Advanced Methods and Seminar (3)

Previous reading coursework may satisfy reading course requirements 
EDUC 520* Language, Literacy and Communication (3)
EDUC 521 Phonics and the Reading Process (3)
EDUC 524* Literacy Assessment and Intervention (3)

*Additional field hours are required

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For a complete listing of MAT requirements, policies and procedures please refer to the Graduate Catalog (pdf).

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