Degrees and Programs
The Department of Educational Specialties offers a variety of degrees and certificates within each of our four programs described below. Please follow the links to learn more about each option.
Degree information by educational level:
Degree information by program:
Bilingual and Multicultural Education (BME)
Are you preparing to become a teacher in the Southwest or in another multicultural area? Do you want to gain the skills necessary to serve students from different backgrounds? If so, the Bilingual and Multicultural program can help prepare you to serve bilingual and multicultural students in the classroom.
Career and Technical Education (CTE)
The flexible programs in Career and Technical Education offer you an opportunity to design a customized program of study, in consultation with an advisor, to meet your individual educational needs.
Educational Technology (ETC)
We designed Educational Technology program for graduates who would like to become educational technology leaders within their school, district, or other professional setting. Our goals are to help you develop expertise and skills integrating educational technologies within any learning environment: from pre-kindergarten to college and corporations and from in-person classes to distant-learning ones.
Special Education (ESE)
If you are looking for a career serving individuals with disabilities in schools, private settings, or through human service agencies, our Special Education programs might be perfect for you.