The Teacher-In-Residence intern program allows students who already hold a bachelor's degree to receive employment in a classroom while simultaneously completing their education coursework toward certification.
Changes to Special Education Program required by Arizona Department of Education
Current students that do not complete their program and/or receive their certification before
December 31, 2015 will need to complete two additional Special Education classes.
- Language Development and Disorders (2 credits)
- Collaboration/Communication in Special Education (1 credit)
Beginning January 2016, Arizona will be offering only two Special Education certificates.
- Mild to Moderate Specialist
- Severe to Profound Specialist.
Rio Salado will only offer the Mild to Moderate certification.
Online college credit coursework is available in the following areas: