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University of Utah    
 
    
 
  Dec 15, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Special Education, B.S. - Early Childhood Special Education Emphasis


Click HERE for Expected Learning Outcomes.

Major Requirements for Special Education - Early Childhood Special Education


Department of Special Education
special-ed.utah.edu
Sorensen Arts and Education Complex (SAEC) 2280
Phone: 801-581-8121
Fax: 801-585-6476

Minimum Degree Hours: 142
Minimum Major Hours: 91.5

Graduation Requirements

  • Major courses must be completed with a grade of C or better.

Honors in Special Education

Students seeking an HBS in Special Education must complete:

Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


  • General Education (WR2) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (QA) 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 12

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 12

Summer Semester


  • Choose two of the 3 courses: 
  • PSY 3010, Research Methods in Psychology 4 Credit(s) or
  • FCS 3210, Statistics in Family and Consumer Studies 4 Credit(s) or
  • MATH 4010 - Math for Elementary School Teachers I 4 Credit(s) - Fulfills QRQI Requirement
  • General Education - (BF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (SF or AS) 3 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 10

Second Year


Total Hours: 13

Total Hours: 12-13

Summer Semester


  • General Education (BF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education (AI)  3 Credits(s)
Total Hours: 9

Third Year


Fourth Year