University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

College of Education

Special Education


John Chenoweth, Associate Dean

Hyland Hall 4300

Whitewater, WI 53190

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Certificate in Transition Specialist Program; Certificate in Autism Specialist Program, M.S.E.- Special Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Education (M.S.E.) Degree program in Special Education is offered with or without Wisconsin teaching licensure. The general program without licensure is designed to increase the knowledge, skills, and general teaching competencies of those already certified to teach and/or to prepare students for other professional responsibilities. The degree program may also be used to attain a teaching license in early childhood-exceptional educational needs, emotional/behavioral disorders, learning disabilities, or cognitive disabilities. Individuals planning to teach in a state other than Wisconsin should obtain the licensure requirements of that state prior to meeting with an adviser.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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