Expand on your master’s degree with a state certification or DelVal specialization program. These shorter curriculums help teachers and administrators meet the requirements for administrative or supervisory state certifications or add academic credentials with one of DelVal’s specialization sequences. The three-credit courses are offered as part of the overall master’s in education curriculum, all of which are also part of a degree requirement program and follow the same accelerated format.

CURRICULA BY CERTIFICATION/SPECIALIZATION AREA

School Administration (19 credits)
GE-6115 Principles, Methods, Development and Assessment of Curriculum
GE-6130 School and Community Relations
GE-6220 School Law
GE-6140 School Personnel Administration
GE-6240 School Finance and Accounting
GE-7020 Advanced Fieldwork

Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction (19 credits)
GE-6115 Principles, Methods, Development and Assessment of Curriculum
GE-6130 School and Community Relations
GE-6220 School Law
GE-6080 Foundations of Instructional Technology for Teaching and Learning
GE-6155 Design, Development and Assessment of Instruction
GE-7020 Advanced Fieldwork

Supervisor of Special Education (19 credits)
GE-6035 Teaching and Supervising Diverse Student Populations
GE-6065 Leadership and Management of Special Education Programs
GE-6070 Instructional Leadership and Supervision
GE-6155 Design, Development and Assessment of Instruction
GE-6225 Special Education Law
GE-7020 Advanced Fieldwork

Delaware Valley University Transition Services Specialization (15 credits)
GE-6155 Design, Development, and Assessment of Instruction
GE-6260 Introduction to Transition Services in Special Education
GE-6262 Assessment Models for Transition and Vocation
GE-6264 Transition and Vocational Curriculum for School-Based Services
GE-6268 Interagency Knowledge-and Collaboration

Delaware Valley University Assistive Technology Specialization (15 credits)
GE-6155 Design, Development, and Assessment of Instruction
GE-6280 Technology and Universal Design for Special Education Students
GE-6282 Assistive Technology: Devices and Services
GE-6284 Assistive Technology: Planning, Collaboration, and Implementation
GE-6288 Assistive Technology: Capstone Course

Delaware Valley University STEM Specialization (15 credits)
GE-9936 Foundations of STEM Education
GE-9937 Innovations in STEM Education
GE-9938 Assessments in STEM Education
GE-9939 Application of STEM Education
GE-9940 STEM Curriculum Design and Learning

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Please note that the post-master's certification and specialization programs are not qualified for federal student aid; however private loans are available. The full master's degree programs are qualified for federal student aid. Interested students are encouraged to contact the Office of Financial Aid at finaid@delval.edu for more information on private loans or visit their web page and read more about the options available to you.