Texas Tech University provides the required coursework online for the Generic Special Education Graduate Certification Preparation Program. The degree plan includes all curriculum required for the Texas State Board of Education Certification Deaf and Hard of Hearing EC-12 Teaching Certificate. Certification also requires a passing score on the TExES examination and a Masters Degree. This program is available both as a stand-alone certificate or an area of emphasis with the Masters of Education in Special Education.
Certificate programs can be pursued independently or concurrently with a master’s program. All courses can be completed from a distance.