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Earn Your Bachelor of Science in Special Education

Special Education is offered through the Division of Teacher Education in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Program Options

Program Option Degree Plan
Bachelor of Science in Special Education: Early Childhood Track PDF
Bachelor of Science in Special Education: Elementary Track PDF

What makes an OBU Special Education degree special?

In our special education department, we emphasize the importance of implementing a multisensory approach to all learners. We study a wide range of disabilities from mild to severe and provide students the instruction necessary to enhance and broaden their knowledge and tailor the program to their area of interest. Graduates are prepared and confident to conduct IEP meetings, provide strategies to improve inclusion success and implement positive behavior support in classroom settings to meet the needs of students from an emotional and behavioral standpoint.

What are OBU grads doing with their Special Education degrees?

Teaching in resource pullout settings, inclusion settings and in other type facilities in need of special education professionals.

Faculty 

Learn more about our Teacher Education faculty.

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