Skip to Content
Special Education in Scotland, Academics

ELIGIBILITY
This program is open to currently enrolled, degree-seeking UW- Eau Claire students who are majors or minors in SPED, Elementary or Secondary Education, or Communication Science and Disorders. You must be in good academic standing with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75. You may apply as a freshman but must have at least sophomore standing by the time the program begins. 

COURSES/ COURSE EQUIVALENCIES
While the program is primarily a summer program, participants must be available for several pre-and-post program classes.

Students take the following two courses for a total of 6 credits during summer term:

SPED 350.02 Introduction to Emotional/Behavioral Disorders (3 credits) Pre-req: Limited to teaching majors accepted to the School of Education and Human Sciences.

SPED 495 Community and School Experience in Special Education in Scotland (3 credits)

Note: A substitution for SPED 205 is possible. Please discuss this with Dr. Battalio.

ACADEMIC CALENDAR
Program dates are generally the six weeks directly following graduation in late May through mid July 2017.

Updated 8/17/16 sf

Excellence. Our Measure. Our Motto. Our Goal.