About Special Education Pre-K - Grade 8 / Grade 4 - 8 Education
Become an exceptional teacher for special needs students.
Earn certification to teach students in grades 4 - 8 and a license to teach special education for children in pre-kindergarten through grade 8 with this dual major bachelor's degree from California University of Pennsylvania.
Cal U's special education program has its roots in applied behavior analysis, and our teaching programs have been producing top teachers in Pennsylvania and beyond for over 160 years. This bachelor's degree will give you the comprehensive training in general middle level education and deep expertise in teaching children with cognitive disabilities, learning disabilities, emotional problems and physical disabilities.
Cal U supplies you with the support and hand-on training you need for a top career.
- Get individual attention and advising from top faculty.
- Participate in supervised field experiences with different groups of children.
- Complete one semester of student teaching, including classroom experience with general and special education students.