Childhood Special Education – Behavior Disorders (Advanced Certificate)


Welcome to the Childhood Special Education – Behavior Disorders (Advanced Certificate) program home page. Use this page as a guide to the Childhood Special Education – Behavior Disorders (Advanced Certificate) program from acceptance to graduation.

This post-master’s, advanced certificate program in Childhood Special Education is designed for students with existing New York State certification in either Childhood Education Grades 1-6 or a different certification area of Special Education.

Academic Plan


Total Credits

Earn at least 17 credits


Newly Accepted Students

Program Sequences

Students must consult with their faculty advisor to determine their particular course of study before registering for classes.. For technical registration support and troubleshooting, please visit the Register for Classes page.

Hunter College Catalog

To review descriptions of specific courses and academic progress standards for the program along with exit requirements please use the course catalog for the year you were admitted to the program.

Clinical Experiences

Information is forthcoming.

Certification and Licensure

This program leads to Students with Disabilities Grades 1-6. Visit the Certification and Licensure page for information and support.


Graduation is the official completion of your program and conferral of an academic degree. In order to graduate, students must apply for graduation using CUNYFirst the semester before the semester of their planned graduation and complete any outstanding requirements by the stated deadlines. Visit the Graduation and Commencement page for complete information.

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