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Academic Departments

Special Education and Reading

Special Education and Reading

The department offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the fields of special education and reading. Teachers can earn initial certification or work toward a specialized 6th year certificate.

Education Department

Education Department

The department offers certification programs in elementary education, and cross endorsement. Qualified teachers can customize a pathway in our sixth year program for classroom teacher specialists or interdisciplinary sixth year educational coach program.

Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership

The department offers graduate degrees for future and current school leaders. Specifically sixth year programs, intermediate administrator certification, and a doctorate in educational leadership and policy.

Counseling and School Psychology

Counseling and School Psychology

The department offers programs leading to the master of science degree and/or the sixth year professional diploma in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling or School Psychology.

Information and Library Science

Information and Library Science

Southern's information and library science programs continue the tradition of a solid experience in library science while offering an array of electives such as digital libraries, information architecture, network management, and instructional design.

Departments Outside the School of Education