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Special Education Mild-Moderate Disabilities Certification for Certified Teachers

Post-Degree Certificate

This degree is currently inactivated and is in teachout. Teachout for this program will conclude at the end of Fall Term 2022. If you have any questions regarding this program, please contact the Dean at 520.206.5105.

Students who have this program as their declared program of study may complete the degree in their prescribed timeframe. 
Use MyDegreePlan and/or your catalog of record to view the degree requirements. A
dditional information is listed below. See an advisor for assistance.

Prepare for an Arizona Special Education Mild-Moderate Disabilities (grades K-12) certification. This post-degree program applies to students who already have an Elementary or Secondary teacher certification.

Courses emphasize professional teaching standards, instruction for students with diverse needs, technology, current teaching theory, and include supervised field experiences. 

Conditional Enrollment Program: You will be eligible to enroll in EDC/ESE courses once you have completed the requirements listed in Program Admissions and the Department has authorized your enrollment. See a program coordinator for more information.

Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Federal Loans only

 Online Option: This program can be completed entirely online (excluding Field Experience)


Desert Vista Campus and Online

Contact Information

Division of Education
Program Office: 520.206.5144
Dean: 520.206.5105


Completing this program can lead to employment in a variety of different careers.  Here are some examples of occupations related to this program with associated Pima County-based annual median wages. Some careers may require additional education or training. Source: EMSI

Occupation Annual Median Wage
Special Education Teachers $48,041

Conditional Program/Major Codes: CRDESD/9ESD

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