Our special education program is designed to equip aspiring educators with the knowledge, skills, and strategies needed to make a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals with diverse learning abilities.
Our curriculum is designed to prepare you to address the needs of your future students with a hands-on approach to learning. Starting as early as the first semester, you engage in immersive experiences within actual classroom settings, working with seasoned special educators, participating in community initiatives, contributing to committees, and connecting with professional organizations. This dynamic, experiential learning ensures our graduates are not just academically prepared but also ready to make a genuine impact in the field of special education.
Students who complete their special education degree at the University of Mary will meet the eligibility criteria to obtain North Dakota special education licensure, further enhancing their career prospects and impact within the field.