Special Education

This program prepares students interested in teaching children with mild disabilities. The special education program prepares teachers for children with learning disabilities, mild mental retardation, emotional and behavioral disorders, and orthopedic impairments.  Students interested in majoring in special education must also major in either elementary, middle grades, or secondary education.  Graduates of the special education program are in high demand across Kentucky and the U.S.

Major in Special Education Program Curriculum