Early Childhood Special Education Endorsement

This program, which consists of four courses, offers an opportunity for teachers who hold an Illinois Professional Educator License (PEL) with endorsements in either Early Childhood or Learning Behavior Specialist I (LBS I) to earn an Early Childhood Special Education Endorsement.

To learn more about the program, contact the UIC Special Education Department at 312-996-5650 or 312-996-5580, and/or email Alejandra Cantero at acante2@uic.edu. You may also visit education.uic.edu/academics/endorsements/early-childhood-special-education-endorsement

Courses

DateCourse TitleCollegeFormat
June 14 - July 23, 2021SPED 482 - Collaborating with Families, Community, and ProfessionalsCollege of EducationOnline
August 23 - December 3, 2021SPED 466 - Language Development, Diversity, and DisabilitiesCollege of EducationBlended
August 23 - December 3, 2021SPED 482 - Collaborating with Families, Community, and ProfessionalsCollege of EducationBlended
August 23 - December 3, 2021SPED 506 -
Characteristics and Assessments of Young Children With Disabilities
College of EducationBlended
January 10 - April 29, 2022SPED 466 - Language Development, Diversity, and DisabilitiesCollege of EducationOn Campus
January 10 - April 29, 2022SPED 508 - Methods of Instruction and Assessment of Young Children With DisabilitiesCollege of EducationBlended