Combined Special Education / Elementary Education, B.A.

Innovatively designed to expedite your education and double your market value as an educator, Lewis' Combined Special Education/Elementary Education program will prepare you to effectively teach every student, with Type 3 and LBS1 Type 10 Certifications to work in both elementary and special education settings.

In this rigorous but rewarding combined program, you will learn customized education methods for elementary success along with specific instructional strategies for special education. Student teaching within this combined program consists of two eight-week placements: one in a regular elementary education setting (K-6) and one in a secondary special education setting (7-12). All so you can discover your true passions, learn how to modify your teaching styles for different students, cultures and environments, and be prepared to effectively teach every student.

Learn more about the specific features of both our Elementary Education and Special Education programs.

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Student Talk

  • Faith Watson

    "In high school, I worked with Special Ed kids as a Teacher's Assistant and I liked working with them. But I also wanted to be more marketable to schools. A lot of other schools didn't offer the double major. By doing this, I only have to do one program instead of two programs."