Special Education

Special Education ​​

 Studying special education at Grove City College prepares students to become leaders in the classroom—and in their profession at large. Students are equipped with the pedagogical, intellectual and professional tools they need to plan, assess and adapt instruction to elementary students in various ethnic settings and socio-economic groups, and with different learning styles and capabilities.

Our special education students enjoy rigorous coursework tailored to help them understand the special circumstances many children face. They are engaged in major-specific student teaching and field experiences and have access to the state-of-the-art Hamilton Curriculum Library. Students also interact with young children at our on-campus early education center.
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Spanish Major Leading to K-12 Certification in Spanish

Students majoring in Spanish leading to K-12 certification in Spanish take courses specific to the education major, along with a core of liberal arts courses.

 

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Teaching Licenses

Graduation and certification are not synonymous terms. All students seeking certification must apply to the Department of Education for admission to the certification program.

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B.S. in PreK-4 Elementary Education

​PreK-4 elementary education majors are exposed to real-life teaching situations during field experiences, student teaching and on-campus oppportunities. ​

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PreK-8 Special Education and PreK-4 Elementary Education

​The Bachelor of Science degree in PreK-8 special education and PreK-4 elementary education prepares students to be impactful leaders and skilled educators.​​

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After Graduation

Many education majors become certified and licensed teachers in Pennsylvania and other states, while many others take positions in unique teaching situations, missions work and other fields.

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B.S. in Middle Level (4-8) Science and Math Education

​Along with 98 credit hours of major coursework, middle level (4-8) science/mathematics education majors are exposed to real-life teaching situations during field experiences and student teaching.​​

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