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Associate in Arts (AA)

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The Special Education pathway begins your preparation to teach Special Education to K-12 students. Special Education teachers are also required to earn a bachelor’s degree from an accredited program and obtain a Professional Educators License with a Special Education endorsement from the Illinois State Board of Education. Get started now by earning your associate degree from City Colleges, transfer to a four-year teacher certification program as a junior, and start a career in Special Education.

 

Details: Associate in Arts (AA)

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Credit Hours (CH)

Credits

Program/Plan Number

0210

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Courses

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Prerequisites

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Program General Requirements

37 CH
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Program Core Requirements

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Additional Requirements

  CH

Program Elective Requirements

23 CH
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Area of Focus

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Focus Electives

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