Associate in Arts in Special Education
Lehigh Carbon Community College

Program Details

The online AA in Special Education degree program from Lehigh Carbon Community College provides a foundation for students aiming to pursue a bachelor's degree in Special Education. Graduates are prepared to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of exceptionalities linked to assessment, planning, and implementation of special educational strategies
  • Describe theories and beliefs about teaching and learning of students with exceptionalities
  • Identify special education law and its impact on the profession
  • Identify complexities of the relationship with families of individuals with disabilities to support and advocate for the child's learning and well-being


  • High school transcripts or GED scores
  • College transcripts (if applicable)
  • Placement test (some students may be exempt)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education