School of Arts and Social Sciences
Education, Social and Behavioral Sciences Department
410-462-7678 or 410-462-7416
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Special Education Assistant Certificate (116)
Students in the Special Education Assistant Certificate Program prepare for careers working with exceptional children in Baltimore City and area schools, hospitals, and clinics. Students acquire a foundation in human development and become experienced in working with exceptional children in educational settings providing practical fieldwork. Many students in the Early Childhood Education degree program also earn this Special Education certificate in order to expand their job opportunities.
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