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Program Overview

The Intervention Specialist Mild-Moderate graduate level, second licensure program is for licensed teachers seeking to teach children in grades K-12 with mild to moderate disabilities and educational needs in a variety of inclusive settings.

Graduate classes are offered in face-to-face, hybrid (combination of face-to-face and online) and online formats. Online classes have no face-to-face meetings, but may meet online for synchronous class sessions throughout a given semester or term. While not all courses are available online, many can be found in hybrid formats.

Courses are available at the following locations:

  • Ashland Campus
  • Columbus Center
  • Elyria Center
Early Intervention Specialist student

Delivery Format



Credit Hours



Time to Complete

2-3 years



This program is for you, if...

  • You already have a teaching license, but want to be part of a growth area.
  • You want to effectively collaborate and communicate with stakeholders related to students with disabilities in Ohio K-12 schools.
  • You want a second licensure program with hours that can be applied to the M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction: Intervention Specialist Mild-Moderate degree.
Student in Early Intervention for Special Needs class


View the Academic Catalog or Intervention Specialist (Second Licensure) Checksheet for complete degree requirements.

Some of the courses you'll take include:

  • Curriculum/Methods for Career/Daily Living Skills
  • Creating Effective Learning Environments
  • Communication, Consultation, & Teaming Skills
  • Assessing & Teaching Children with Mild/Moderate Educational Needs
  • Language/Communication Disorders in Children & Intervention
  • Special Education Law, Policies, & Procedures for Intervention Specialists

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This program will provide teachers with a deeper understanding of evidence-based interventions, specialized teaching techniques and strategies for fostering academic and social growth in diverse learning environments.

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