Studying Special Education at Weber State
Weber State’s special education degree prepares students who are committed to making a difference in the field of education to teach children with special learning needs and/or disabilities.
Special Education Highlights
While earning your special education degree, you can earn an endorsement in dual language immersion, elementary education mathematics or English as a second language.
You can also meet your peers and join in networking opportunities and other events through Weber State’s Future Educators Association and/or Council for Exceptional Children.
Beyond the Classroom
As a special education major, you can take part in student teaching to learn skills for your future career.
You can also gain experience through community programs, like Project LIFE, Weber State’s literacy-tutoring program where you’ll receive a free Chromebook to use for the semester.
Class of 2017
“Without the instructors that we had, I don't think I would have made it through the program. They really care about us, and they gave me the confidence I needed to graduate.”