2022-2023 Graduate Catalog 
    Oct 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog [Archived]

Director of Exceptional Needs—Initial License Post-Master’s Non-degree

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(43-48 credits)

Students who have completed a master’s degree; hold the minimum of either a standard or proficient practitioner teaching or school services license in the field of exceptional needs, speech pathology, or school psychology;  may become eligible for the initial Director of Exceptional Needs License by completing the program outlined below.

The student must complete the following courses. At least 15 credit hours must be taken from Indiana State University after admission to the program:

Licensure Regulations:

Interested individuals are encouraged to consult Education Student Services in the Bayh College of Education before pursuing a program intended to result in licensure.


Courses in the 500 series are open to undergraduates as *400 series. Graduate students are required to do additional work of a research nature. A course taken at the 400 level may not be repeated at the 500 level.

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