The Ohio Special Education Certificate: Intervention Specialist - Mild/Moderate program provides an 18 credit hour post-baccalaureate course of study for teachers seeking to obtain an Ohio Intervention Specialist (i.e., special education) license to serve students with mild to moderate special needs. Candidates completing the 18 credit hour program gain content and pedagogical content knowledge related to professional teaching standards for serving students with mild/moderate special needs. Upon successful completion of all course work and the state-required licensure examination, candidates are eligible for a K-12 Intervention Specialist - Mild/Moderate teaching license in the state of Ohio.
NOTE: Candidates seeking Intervention Specialist - Mild/Moderate licensure in Ohio must have successfully passed twelve credit hours (undergraduate or graduate level) of teaching of reading courses – including at least one 3-credit hour course in phonics – as part of their program completion requirements.
Last updated: 08/23/2016