MAT in SPED Program Requirements

Continuation in the Program

  • Candidates must maintain good academic standing
  • Candidates must maintain a 3.00 minimum GPA in all professional education and special education coursework with no grade lower than a C; a C- is not acceptable

Requirements for Program Completion

  • Candidates must complete all coursework with satisfactory grades
  • Candidates must complete field experience, required practica, and full-time student teaching with a grade of Pass
  • Candidates must successfully complete an edTPA and Teacher Inquiry Project (TIP).
  • Candidates must pass all applicable tests required by TSPC for licensure

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Prospective students and their families who register in advance and visit at least four participating colleges during the week will be eligible for application fee waivers when they apply for admission to any of the participating institutions. 
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The Forest Grove-News Times highlights the ELC opportunities for both area children and Pacific College of Education students.
Professor Charles Michael in classroom
Pacific University Education Professor Mike Charles has been awarded an Endeavour Executive Fellowship to support a collaborative professional development project with teachers in Australia.