Saint Louis University's minor in special education is open to non-education majors and requires 19 credits. The minor program focuses on mild/moderate disabilities but does not qualify you for state certification in mild/moderate disabilities.
The School of Education at Saint Louis University is accredited by Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). To contact CAEP:
1140 19th St NW #400 Washington, DC 20036 Phone: (202) 223-0077
SLU's minor in special education does not qualify for state certification.
Required Courses: (16 credits)
Ed & Psych of the Exp Ind
Intro to Disabilities Studies
Special Ed. Process
Medical Implications in SpEd
Collaboration in Special Education
Classroom Organization and Management (Early Childhood, ECSE, Elementary, Special Education)
or EDSP 4250
Classroom Organization and Management (Middle, Secondary and Special Education)
Elective: please choose 1 class from the following:
Creative Arts & Play
English Language Learners in the Mainstream Classroom
Leadership and Service Seminar
Teach Meth for Inc Class EC/EL
or EDSP 4480
Teaching Method Incl Class Mid & Sec
Minimum grade point average of 2.00 for acceptance and continuation. Courses must be completed with no grade lower than a C. A grade of “C-” does not satisfy the requirement.