Drexel University Launches Special Education Certification Program Online
This new certification program offers current teachers the skills and expertise in the area of
(PRWEB) March 3, 2010 -- Drexel University Online, a leader in online degree programs, has added a new online
certification program to its offerings, the Special Education Certification program, from Drexel’s Goodwin
College: School of Education. The Special Education Certification program seeks to produce professionals who
are equipped with the fundamental skills, knowledge, and competencies necessary to meet the needs of students at
risk for school failure and students with disabilities in multiple settings. This program is intended for current
certified teachers who are interested in gaining greater skills and expertise in the area of Special Education and a
special education certification in the state of Pennsylvania.
Similar to Drexel’s other online programs, this fully-accredited Special Education Certification program is
offered entirely online, and is intended for working professionals. Students will have 24/7 online access to class
materials, group discussion, instructor feedback, and exams.
“We’re very proud to offer our students the outstanding Drexel curriculum within this convenient online format,”
said Dr. Kenneth Hartman, academic director for Drexel University Online. “All of our online programs,
including our Special Education Certification program, are taught by the same world-renowned faculty as our
Applications for Drexel’s Special Education Certification program are now being accepted. For more
information, visit Drexel’s online degree website, e-mail info(at)drexel(dot)com, or call (877) 215-0009.
About Drexel University Online:
Drexel University Online, winner of the 21st Century Best Practice Award for Distance Learning from the United
States Distance Learning Association, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Drexel University, specializing in
innovative, Internet-based di