Special Education Certification (PK-8) and (7-12)

Format Offered: On Campus or Online


Special education certification is designed as an add-on certification for teachers and education professionals who already hold initial teacher certification. This is a certification-only program and designed to develop and refine competencies in professional educators in order to meet the demands of teaching students with special needs in a variety of school environments including public, private, urban and suburban.

Disclosure Regarding Licensure-Track Programs


The demand for quality education professionals is on the rise. Building upon our existing expertise in this sector, Saint Joseph's University has created a School of Health Studies and Education, which will officially open in the Fall of 2019. Over 40 existing undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and certificate programs, including this one, will be housed in this school.