St. Cloud State University

College of Education

Special Education -Certificate Program


St. Cloud State UniversitySchool of Graduate Studies720 Fourth Avenue South

Stewart Hall 257

Saint Cloud, MN 56301

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Graduate Certificate - Special Education.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Graduate Certificate in Special Education is designed to prepare individuals to teach K-12 students with learning disabilities, emotional/behavioral disorders, developmental disabilities, and physical/health disabilities.


SCSU offers the following state of Minnesota licensures: Learning Disabilities, Emotional and Behavioral Discorders, Developmental Disabilities, and Physical/Health Disabilities. Accredited by the Council for Exceptional Children (CFEC).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 34-41

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 344.74 resident/538.86 non-resident USD

In State Tuition (per year): 9170 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 13829 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999