The Behavior Intervention program is a five-course sequence that prepares special education teachers to serve students with challenging behavioral needs, including to collaborate with families and other educational professionals in developing and implementing strategies for individual students.
The Behavior Intervention program is typically completed as part of a Master of Science degree program in the Department of Special Education, combining core courses and electives. The program can also be taken as a stand-alone non-degree program. For additional information and advisement, please contact Nikki Michalak, Graduate Program Advisor.
This certificate requires 15 credit hours for completion.
A student applying to a graduate certificate program or as a graduate student at-large must:
International students can learn more about specific application requirements by visiting the Office of Admissions.
A student applying to this program must:
SED Post-Master's Certification Admissions Advisor
Special Education Department
Campus Box 5910
Illinois State University,
Normal, Illinois, 61790-5900.
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|Spring||October 1 for International students|
|Summer||April 1 for International students|
See Student Accounts for information on tuition and fees. Funding for graduate students is available from several different sources. Students who have been admitted from continuous states including Iowa, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, and Wisconsin will receive in-state tuition.
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