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Program Overview

  • Exceptional Learners for Teachers
  • Tuition: $1800.00 
  • Program Length: 15 weeks  ( August-December and January-May )

EDU 316 – EXCEPTIONAL LEARNERS - This course is an introduction to, and a survey of, the characteristics and educational needs of exceptional learners, with emphasis on special education laws, identification, intervention techniques, educational alter natives and supportive services. This course prepares students to address the instructional needs of atypical learners through implementation of best practices and technological resources. This course also addresses the importance of effective collaboration with families, school personnel, and the community as ways to enhance students’ learning experiences. Required: Field Experience.


Program Info 

2023 Term Start Dates

Term 3: Monday, Aug. 7 Term 4: Monday, Oct. 16

Time Commitment

Approximately 6 Hours / Week

Program Duration

15 weeks (Full Semester, Fall or Spring)

Number of College Credits



$1,800 per course 



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