Mar 25, 2023  

Special Education, B.A.

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College of Arts and Sciences

The Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in special education prepares students to teach in grades K-12 with students diagnosed with mild/moderate cross-categorical disabilities.

To find which courses will fulfill core requirements, search the Course Schedule by “Attribute Type” to locate courses in the current and upcoming semester that fulfill specific core requirements. The Course Schedule is located on the Rockhurst Registrar’s webpage at www.rockhurst/registrar.

Total hours required: 73


*May be co-listed as a 6000-level graduate course. Courses taken at the 4000-level do not apply to the M.Ed. degree. For the M.Ed., the student must take the course at the 6000-level or take another graduate course in the domain of the M.Ed. core.

Twelve hours of related courses are also required. A grade of C or better is required in each upper-division course of the major. (A grade of C- will not satisfy the requirement.)

This program is pending approval to be offered for certification. Students need to check with their advisor.

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