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2021-2022 LSUA Catalog 
2021-2022 LSUA Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Significant Disabilities (Grades 1-12) Certification

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The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Significant Disabilities allows individuals who are already state-certified to teach to complete the coursework required for add-on certification in Significant Disabilities (Grades 1-12).

Required Courses (21 Hours)

Graduation Requirements

  • A grade of “C” or higher in each required course
  • A GPA of 2.5 or higher for all required coursework
  • Have passed PRAXIS Exam 5545
  • Have completed a three credit-hour internship with students with significant disabilities or three years of successful teaching of students with significant disabilities.

Requirements for State Certification

  • Be certified to teach in the State of Louisiana
  • Have completed all Graduation Requirements for the PBC in Significiant Disabiltiies (Grades 1-12)

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