Within the School of Teacher Education and Leadership, there are two five-year programs designed to complete both undergraduate and graduate degrees. Potential graduate students who are interested in a master’s degree in Educational Leadership are encouraged to contact the Educational Leadership Graduate Program Coordinator, Dr. Brad Bizzell, at (540)831-5140.
The Early Childhood / Early Childhood Special Education pre-professional option leads to a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies with concentrations in Early Childhood Education and Early Childhood Special Education (IDEC) with fifth year M.S. leading to dual licensure in Early Education (PreK-3) and Early Childhood Special Education (Birth-Age 5 all disabilities)
The Special Education: General Curriculum, K-12 pre-professional option leads to a B.A. or B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Special Education and an academic area (IDSP) with 5th year M.S. in Special Education leading to teacher licensures in Special Education: General Curriculum, K-12.