Micro-Credential in Early Childhood Special Education

  • TOTAL COST

    $3,400*
  • NEXT START DATE

    20 Feb, 2023
  • COMPLETION TIME

    5.5 Months
  • AVG. SALARY PREMIUM

  • SEMESTER CREDITS

    12

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Micro-Credential in Early Childhood Special Education

The Early Childhood Special Education Micro-Credential provides students with content to support early learning needs of diverse populations. Content addresses research, community partnerships, language development and assessment and intervention methods centered on supporting young children with special needs. Some of the courses in the Early Childhood Special Education Micro-Credential are recognized by the Illinois State Board of Education as meeting the coursework requirements for an endorsement in Early Childhood Special Education.


Why ACE?

Quality You Expect

Our accredited programs are designed for working professionals who want a quality education. We’re committed to delivering high-quality, affordable and accessible online programs grounded in evidence-based content and relevant application.

Low Cost You Deserve

Are you employed by one of our partners? Did you graduate from an HBCU? Are you an inner-city teacher, a military veteran, a first-generation graduate student or an aspiring administrator? If so, you could be eligible for some of the $2.5M of scholarships and grants we provide in addition to our already low-cost programs.

Flexibility You Need

If you have graduate credits from another university or institution, you may be able to transfer these credits to fulfill ACE program requirements. Our Enrollment Counselors can help you evaluate your options. Also, our 24/7 support resources are here to help you complete your program and achieve your goals.


Tuition

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Total Cost Micro-Credential in Early Childhood Special Education

Total Tuition

12 semester credits x $235 per credit

$2,820

Fees

$50 Application Fee
$50 Conferral Fee
$480 Technology and Library Fee
(12 Semester Credits X $40 per Credit)

$580

Total Program Cost

$3,400*

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Program Details

Majors

Focus of Study


Start Dates

With flexible start dates, you can begin your program when it’s best for you.

20 Feb, 2023 Term

17 Feb, 2023

Application Due

17 Feb, 2023

Payment Due

20 Feb, 2023

Term Start

24 Feb, 2023

Unregister/Cancel Deadline

26 Mar, 2023

Term End

10 Apr, 2023 Term

22 May, 2023 Term

10 Jul, 2023 Term

21 Aug, 2023 Term

02 Oct, 2023 Term

12 Nov, 2023 Term


Courses

Here are just some of the courses you’ll take when working towards this program. Visit the College Catalog to see all courses.

RES5313

Research Methods for Early Childhood Education

3 Semester Credits

SPED5043

Building Collaborative Relationships

3 Semester Credits

SPED5073

Language: The Foundation for Reading

3 Semester Credits

SPED5083

Early Childhood Assessment and Intervention

3 Semester Credits


Admission Requirements

ACE General Admission Requirements

Program Admission Requirements

International Transcript Requirements

English as a Second Language Applicants

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