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Southern Illinois University



Teacher Education Program

College of Education and Human Services

Special Education (LBS1)

The Department of Counseling, Quantitative Methods, and Special Education offers an undergraduate major in special education, which entitles the student to qualify for the State of Illinois Standard Special License with the Learning Behavior Specialist I endorsement. The special education major prepares teachers to teach students with disabilities, ages Pre-K to 21 receiving services along the full continuum of service delivery options. This program is fully approved by the Illinois State Board of Education and National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).