The department offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the fields of special education and reading. Teachers can earn initial certification or work toward a specialized 6th year certificate.
The department offers certification programs in elementary education, and cross endorsement. Qualified teachers can customize a pathway in our sixth year program for classroom teacher specialists or interdisciplinary sixth year educational coach program.
The department offers graduate degrees for future and current school leaders. Specifically sixth year programs, intermediate administrator certification, and a doctorate in educational leadership and policy.
The department offers programs leading to the master of science degree and/or the sixth year professional diploma in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling or School Psychology.
Southern's information and library science programs continue the tradition of a solid experience in library science while offering an array of electives such as digital libraries, information architecture, network management, and instructional design.