Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.)

Special Education (General Curriculum) - Licensure

Dual Endorsement Strongly Recommended  (See note below)
 

Requirements:

Forms:

NOTE: Adding a content endorsement (elementary and/or secondary) is STRONGLY recommended.  A content endorsement is required in some states for special education license or to be “highly qualified.”

Must take courses listed below, meet content competencies, and pass Praxis II
Elementary Education Additional courses for dual endorsement: EDUC 531, 556, 632, 599
*Secondary Education Additional courses for dual endorsement: EDUC 535, 673, 695, 599

* VDOE: An individual who holds a teaching license may add an additional endorsement to the license by passing Praxis II. This testing option does not apply to individuals who are seeking an elementary education endorsement.