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2012-13 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-13 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Special Education (Comprehensive), B.S.


Department of Elementary and Special Education 

The major in Special Education requires 120 semester hours including courses which satisfy the General Education requirements. It is designed to prepare teachers in special education and will meet the Tennessee requirements for licensure in Special Education Comprehensive Program, K–12 (for individuals with severe/profound disabilities). A grade of “C” is required.

General Education Requirements (41 hours)

3 hours from:

6 hours from:


*Students who entered prior to Fall 2010 take replacement courses for FOED 1110 and FOED 2110. Contact Department of Elementary and Special Education .

Special Education Guided Electives (15 hours)

Enhanced Student Teaching (12 hours)

Recommended Curriculum: Special Education (Comprehensive)†

Curricular listings include General Education  requirements in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.


Subtotal: 31-32 Hours


Subtotal: 30-31 Hours

Subtotal: 30 Hours

Subtotal: 27-29 Hours

Total hours in program: 120