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Education Specialist in Special Education / Collaborative Teacher, 6-12

Program Details

The University of West Alabama offers an online Education Specialist in Special Education, Collaborative Teacher, 6-12. The program provides a continuation to students' strong foundation in the field of special education. The curriculum of this degree specifically trains on sixth through 12th grade curriculum design, educational research, and more.


  • Verification of background clearance/fingerprints
  • Valid master's-level Professional Educator Certificate in the same field(s) in which the Class AA Professional Educator Certificate is sought
  • Official college and institution transcripts

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)


This program includes AL teaching certification. Students living/teaching outside of AL should consult their state's certification requirements.