Academic Catalog

Disability Services Certificate 2022-2023 Catalog Year
College of Education
Program Admission Requirements
  1. Submission of FGCU Post-Baccalaureate Non-Degree Application to the Office of Graduate Admissions.
  2. A grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale for the last 60 semester hours attempted accruing to the undergraduate degree.
  3. Graduation from a baccalaureate level program or a graduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university documented by official transcripts.
  4. International applicants from countries where English is not the official language are required to submit official English proficiency test scores:  TOEFL exam (minimum score of 550 paper-based, 213 computer based, or 79 internet based) or IELTS exam (minimum score of 6.5).


Progression and Additional Graduation Requirements

Students must satisfactorily complete the minimum number of credit hours specified by the certificate program.
A grade of B or higher must be earned in all College of Education graduate courses used as prerequisites and each core course.
A cumulative GPA of 3.0 for all coursework in the program.

Program Requirements

Required Courses (18 hours) choose any 6 of the following:
EDF 6481 Foundations in Edu Research (3)
EED 6215 AdvTheories&Prac in BehavDisor (3)
EEX 5752 Work w/Fam: Pluralistic Persp (3)
EEX 6025 Foundations in Special Educ (3)
EEX 6222 AdvPsychoEd Assess-Excep Stud (3)
EEX 6245 TransProg-Adol&Young Excep Stu (3)
EEX 6248 Instr Approaches for Excp Pops (3)
EEX 6612 Mgmt & Motiv Excep &at-RiskStud (3)
EEX 6732 Consult & Collab in Spec Ed (3)
EEX 6939 AdvSem: Paradigms, Prac & Pol (3)
ELD 6015 AdvTheo/Prac-Spec LearnDisab (3)
EMR 6052 AdvTheories&Prac-Intel Dis (3)

Total Credits Required: 18